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Lynton Cottage The Old Court House, Enstone

Description: Lynton Cottage The Old Court House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 253235

OS Grid Reference: SP3793025048
OS Grid Coordinates: 437930, 225048
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9227, -1.4498

Location: B4030, Enstone, Oxfordshire OX7 4NN

Locality: Enstone
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 4NN

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Listing Text

SP3625-3725 (South side)
Church Enstone
14/54 Lynton Cottage and The Old
Court House


House, now 2 dwellings. Early/mid C17, altered and extended C18 and C20. Coursed
limestone rubble with wooden lintels; concrete plain-tile roof with brick
stacks. 3-unit through-passage plan with added rear wing and garage bay. 2
storeys plus attic. 3-window front of earlier main range has large renewed
3-light casements at ground floor and similar but smaller windows above, except
the first-floor window of Lynton Cottage, to left, which has an old 3-light
casement with early leaded glazing below a heavily-moulded lintel; other lintels
are concealed by render except the chamfered ground-floor lintel of Lynton
Cottage. Entrances are set between the bays, that to left with a small C20
porch. Steep-pitched roof has 3 stacks and continues over the C20 garage bay of
Lynton Cottage. Short rear wing of Lynton Cottage is probably C18. Interior:
heavy stop-chamfered cross beams, some adjoining cross walls. The Courts Leet
are said to have been held in The Old Court House.

Listing NGR: SP3792425047

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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