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Chapel House and Attached Cottage, Over Norton

Description: Chapel House and Attached Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 253275

OS Grid Reference: SP3159128302
OS Grid Coordinates: 431591, 228302
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9523, -1.5417

Location: 36 B4026, Over Norton, Oxfordshire OX7 5PH

Locality: Over Norton
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 5PH

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Listing Text

SP32NW (East side)
4/94 Chapel House and attached
stables and cottage


House and part-converted stables. Probably midilate C18, altered C19. Coursed
limestone rubble with ashlar dressings; Stonesfield-slate roof with ashlar
stacks. L plan with L-plan stable range. 2 storeys. Irregular 3-window front,
with chamfered rusticated quoins and storeyband, has a central doorway below a
9-pane sash, and to left is a similar window above two 16-pane sashes, all
openings with flush architraves and projecting keyblocks; to right is a large
3-light C19 stone-mullioned window above a similar 4-light window with transoms,
both with labels. Right end and return range have further C19 windows. Left end
has 2 architraved sashes at first floor and similar blocked openings below.
Roof, of moderate pitch, has 3 stacks with plinths and moulded caps. Lower rear
wing, returning from left, continues the storeyband but has casements plus the
present main entrance. Stable range, extending to left from wing and returning
to rear, also has a band and rusticated quoins; the rear section is now a
cottage. Interior not inspected. Formerly part of a large coaching inn.

Listing NGR: SP3159128302

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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