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Elmtree Cottage and Attached Outbuilding, Chastleton

Description: Elmtree Cottage and Attached Outbuilding

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 August 1957
English Heritage Building ID: 253921

OS Grid Reference: SP2472429262
OS Grid Coordinates: 424724, 229262
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9613, -1.6416

Location: The Lane, Chastleton, Oxfordshire GL56 0SX

Locality: Chastleton
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: GL56 0SX

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Listing Text

SP 2429-2529
11/32 Elmtree Cottage and
attached outbuilding
27.8.57 (formerly incorrectly
listed as School House)


Cottage. Probably early C17 with minot later additions and alterations. Roughly
coursed limestone and marlstone rubble; straw thatch roof. 3-unit baffle-entry
plan, probably formerly although not originally divided. One storey and attic.
Three C19 casements with wood lintels to ground floor one to left of boarded door
to left of centre and one to either side of boarded door to right of centre.
3 raking eaves dormers, also with C19 casements. Windows a mixture of leaded,
cast-iron and plain wood casements. Integral end stacks (left ashlar) and ridge
stack to left of centre, all with moulded capping. Low gabled outbuilding with
red pantile roof attached to right gable end and roof pitch of a former outbuild-
ing visible to left gable end. Three C19 casements and eyebrow eaves formers
to rear. Interior: Only partial inspection possible at time of resurvey (August
1987) but noted as having chamfered cross beams to ground floor rooms.

Listing NGR: SP2472429262

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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