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Manor Cottage, Alvescot

Description: Manor Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 May 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 253334

OS Grid Reference: SP2708804611
OS Grid Coordinates: 427088, 204611
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7396, -1.6091

Location: B4020, Alvescot, Oxfordshire OX18 2PS

Locality: Alvescot
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX18 2PS

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Listing Text

(North-east side)
9/24 Manor Cottage

House. Late C17 with C20 bay to right. Coursed rubble limestone with rough
quoins. Stone slate roof with rebuilt rubble stone chimney to original right
gable. 2 storeys and attic, 2 original bays. Wooden casements, renewed C20, with
various glazing bars and wooden lintels, mostly of 2 lights but with 3-light to
ground floor right. Gabled roof dormers refurbished C20. Central C20 board door
with concrete lintel. C20 bay in matching style to right has 2-light casements
with concrete lintels. To ground floor rear are 2 C17 windows, possibly
re-sited, one single light, the other 2-light with chamfered stone mullion and
Tudor hoodmould. Interior has single chamfered spine bean to original part,
slightly altered fireplace, axial winder stair in shaped well with sunken hand
rail, and original double purlin roof. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SP2708804611

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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