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Sturt House Sturt House Cottage, North Leigh

Description: Sturt House Sturt House Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 252829

OS Grid Reference: SP3958314965
OS Grid Coordinates: 439583, 214965
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8319, -1.4270

Location: North Leigh, Oxfordshire OX29 6QE

Locality: North Leigh
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX29 6QE

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Listing Text

9/173 Sturt House and Sturt House
- II
Two houses. Possible medieval origins. Sturt House is mid C18, extended c.1880,
Coursed limestone rubble; gabled stone slate roof; left end stack of stone
finished in brick. 2-extended to 3-unit plan. 2 storeys and attic; 3-window
range. Flat stone hood over central C20 door. Timber and stone lintels over C20
sashes; round window over door; gabled roof dormers. c.1880 extension to rear
and right bay, with brick dressings to rear. Sturt House Cottage to left of
similar materials: mostly late C18/early C19 one-storey and attic range.
Interior: entrance from Sturt House in cellar beneath Sturt House Cottage.
Ancient cellar, reputed to be C14, of coursed limestone forming pointed-arched
(Information from John Blair)

Listing NGR: SP3958314965

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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