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Pair of Cottages Approximately 20 Metres East of the Grove (Not Included)

A Grade II Listed Building in Worton, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9592 / 51°57'33"N

Longitude: -1.3713 / 1°22'16"W

OS Eastings: 443294

OS Northings: 229154

OS Grid: SP432291

Mapcode National: GBR 7V4.241

Mapcode Global: VHCWT.50WX

Entry Name: Pair of Cottages Approximately 20 Metres East of the Grove (Not Included)

Listing Date: 18 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1052465

English Heritage Legacy ID: 252059

Location: Worton, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Worton

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Over with Nether Worton

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

6/243 Pair of cottages approx. 20m.
E of The Grove (not included)


Two cottages. Early C19. Coursed squared marlstone with some ashlar dressings;
thatch roof with brick stacks. L-shaped range of two 2-unit cottages. C17 style.
2 storeys. Right cottage has a symmetrical 2-window front with a central
Tudor-arched doorway below a label with carved lozenge stops, and has flanking
stone-mullioned windows with labels: 3-light at ground floor and 2-light above.
Left cottage, breaking forward, has a similar front facing left, and has 3-light
mullioned windows in the end wall below a half-hipped gable. Right and rear
gables have parapets. Some first-floor casements retain lattice lights. C20
extension to rear of left cottage. Interiors not inspected. Cottages are
mirrored by a second pair to right (q.v.). Similar in detail to contemporary
estate cottages at Great Tew. Built by the Wilson family of Over Worton House
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vo.XI, p.294).

Listing NGR: SP4329429157

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