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Milton End and Marivale, Lyneham

Description: Milton End and Marivale

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 September 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 254070

OS Grid Reference: SP2770620313
OS Grid Coordinates: 427706, 220313
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8807, -1.5989

Location: Priory Lane, Lyneham, Oxfordshire OX7 6QL

Locality: Lyneham
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 6QL

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Listing Text

SP22SE (West side)
7/172 Milton End and Marivale
(Formerly listed as Milton End
(ex Sunnyside))
- II

Pair of attached cottages. Milton End. Late C17 or early C18 incorporating parts
of an earlier building; later additions and alterations. Roughly coursed
limestone rubble with quoins; slate roof. 2 storeys and attic. 3-window front;
C18 two-light casements with wood lintels directly below eaves and C19 3-light
casements with wood lintels to ground floor. Central entrance; segmental
relieving arch over wood lintel, C19 boarded door set in left side of doorway
with a vertical 2-light glazed panel on right. Small window with wood lintel
immediately to right. Gabled dormer with 2-light leaded casement in roof slope
to right. Integral end stacks, left with dripstone and purple engineering brick
top, right rebuilt c.1980. Right gable end has 3-light metal-framed leaded
casement to ground floor and 2-light casement above, both with wood lintels.
Marivale at right-angles to rear on right facing street. Probably late C18,
altered mid- C20. Rubblestone with stone slate roof. C20 leaded latticed casements
including those to raking half dormers. C20 door. Interior. Milton End only
inspected. Central cross-passage to staircase housed in extension formed in
angle with Marivale. Plain cross beam with sawn-off tenons and mortices (moved
back but still on alignment on right side of passage) formerly had wooden
doorway with arch-braced cambered head (c.1600) in angle with front door. This
doorway has now been removed and is stored in garden shed. Deep-chamfered spine
beam to ground floor (boxed to left room with stopped chamfers. Semi-winder
staircase from first floor to attic, which has collar truss roof in 4 bays plus
2 vertical stud partitions with rendered infill; double purlins. C20 lean-to
additions to rear of Marivale are not of special architectural interest.

Listing NGR: SP2770620313

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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