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Cotswold Gateway Hotel, Burford

Description: Cotswold Gateway Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 March 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 254103

OS Grid Reference: SP2506211725
OS Grid Coordinates: 425062, 211725
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8036, -1.6379

Location: 216 High Street, Burford, Oxfordshire OX18 4AR

Locality: Burford
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX18 4AR

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Listing Text

AND SIGNET (North Side)

SP2411-2511 Cotswold Gateway Hotel


Large farmhouse, possibly a posting inn for the traffic on the high road
between Oxford and Cheltenham; now a road-house. After 1812. Coursed
rubble, slate roof. 3 storeys; 5 bays; chamfered quoins, coped verges,
raised flat surrounds to keyed glazing bar sashes. The 3 centre bays of
ground floor obscured by C20 1:6:1-light square bay. End chimneys, the
right hand one with ashlar base. Parallel range to North linked at East
end by 3-storey crenellated set-back with C20 doorway and one range of
glazing bar sash windows in chamfered surrounded with drips; the flanking
gable ends have tripartite ground floor windows and garret windows.
Irregular 2-storey extensions to left, one with ball finial, both with
stone slates. Interior transformed by special effects into a Tudor-style
road-house with heavily moulded cross-beams.

Listing NGR: SP2506211725

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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