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Sarsden Cottage, Sarsden

Description: Sarsden Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 May 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 254079

OS Grid Reference: SP2843522540
OS Grid Coordinates: 428435, 222540
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9007, -1.5881

Location: Sarsden, Oxfordshire OX7 6PS

Locality: Sarsden
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 6PS

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Listing Text

7/181 Sarsden Cottage


Cottage, latterly divided into 2. Late C17 or early C18 with later additions and
alterations. Roughly coursed limestone rubble; straw thatch roof. One storey and
attic. Irregular fenestration; 4 eyebrow eaves dormers with 2-light leaded
casements. Ground floor has casement and boarded door to left, 2 casements to
centre, C20 stone porch with imported possibly late C18, doorcase to half-glazed
door to right of centre and casement to right, all windows leaded. Inner boarded
door to porch. Stone ridge stack to centre. Low ranges to left and right, also
thatched, former with C19 fixed-light window to left and casement to right,
letter with 2 leaded casements and truncated end stack. Interior. Inspection not
possible at time of resurvey (August 1987) but said to have stone-flag floors,
chamfered ceiling beams and collar truss roof. Very similar in plan-form and
appearance to the adjacent Cobblers (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SP2843522540

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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