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Akeman House Downham Cottage, Asthall

Description: Akeman House Downham Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 August 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 253576

OS Grid Reference: SP2888511337
OS Grid Coordinates: 428885, 211337
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7999, -1.5825

Location: Asthal, Oxfordshire OX18 4HW

Locality: Asthall
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX18 4HW

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Listing Text

SP2811 (North side)
17/20 Downham Cottage and Akeman
- II

Two houses. C17. Stone coursed rubble; stone slate roof; stone ridge stacks to
left of centre, and to right of centre, end stack to right. 2-storey, 5-window
range. Plank door to left of centre, and to right of centre. Regular
fenestration of C20 casements with wood lintels. Interior of Downham Cottage not
inspected but reputed to have blocked window to right end, at junction with
Akeman House. Interior of Akeman House: open fireplace with brick-domed bread
oven to right of centre. Chamfered spine beam to ground floor right.

Listing NGR: SP2888511337

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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