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1-2, Red Rose Close, Kencot

Description: 1-2, Red Rose Close

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 September 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 253546

OS Grid Reference: SP2532204241
OS Grid Coordinates: 425322, 204241
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7363, -1.6347

Location: Kencott, Oxfordshire GL7 3QT

Locality: Kencot
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 3QT

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Listing Text

SP2404-2504 KENCOT
8/234 Nos. 1 and 2, Red Rose Close e
Two houses. No.1 is dated WPM 165? on tablet in gable end to road; No.2 is early
C19, built as a cottage pair. Coursed rubble limestone with stone slate roofs
and moulded gable copings. No.1 is of 2 storeys and attic and 3 bays, each bay
cross gabled to south with small ball finials. South front has hollow-chamfered
stone mullion windows with Tudor hoodmoulds, renewed to ground floor. Most
windows are of 3-lights but first floor of right bay and attics have 2-light
windows. Ground floor of centre bay altered C20, with 2 single lights in
matching style, one sharing a stepped dripmould with half-glazed door. Chimney
with brick shaft between right bays; another chimney shaft rebuilt in concrete
blocks to left gable end. Gable end has C20 2-light ground floor window in
matching C17 style; rear has 2 old 2-light windows of same type, single stair
light between left bays, other C20 casements, and board door. Interior has
chamfered spine beams and altered fireplaces. No.2 is of 2 storeys and attic,
and 2 bays. South front has C20 paired barred wooden casements with flat arches
of dressed stone, the attic windows in gabled eaves-line dormers. Board door to
centre and blocked door to left also have flat arches. Later lean-to to right

Listing NGR: SP2532204241

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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