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Rectory Cottage, Rollright

Description: Rectory Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 253308

OS Grid Reference: SP3255831381
OS Grid Coordinates: 432558, 231381
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9799, -1.5274

Location: Church End, Rollright, Oxfordshire OX7 5RX

Locality: Rollright
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 5RX

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Listing Text

SP3231-3331 Great Rollright
12/128 Rectory Cottage


House. Mid C17. Coursed limestone rubble with ashlar dressings; Welsh-slate roof
with brick ridge stack. 2-unit lobby-entry plan. 2 storeys plus attic. Regular
3-window front has a central doorway with a wooden lintel below a 2-light
stone-mullioned window; right bay has 3-light mullioned windows at both floors,
but left bay had a 4-light window at ground floor, later reduced to 3 lights
when a doorway was inserted to extreme left. All windows have labels.
Steep-pitched C19 roof has a gabled roof dormer and a large central stack of 3
shafts. Right gable wall has a chamfered plinth and has aligned mullioned
windows of 3, 3 and 2 lights. Rear, facing road, has a small original stair
window and 2 later windows. Interior: central back-to-back open fireplaces: one
with a cambered bressumer and blocked oven, the other with inglenooks.

Listing NGR: SP3255831381

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Source: English Heritage

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