This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.
Latitude: 51.7339 / 51°44'2"N
Longitude: -1.587 / 1°35'13"W
OS Eastings: 428615
OS Northings: 203990
OS Grid: SP286039
Mapcode National: GBR 5TX.7KV
Mapcode Global: VHC06.FPV5
Entry Name: 1 and 2, Model Cottages
Listing Date: 15 July 1981
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1053555
English Heritage Legacy ID: 253459
Location: Black Bourton, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX18
District: West Oxfordshire
Civil Parish: Black Bourton
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Black Bourton
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SP20SE CARTERTON AND BLACK BOURTON BAMPTON ROAD
5/149 Nos. 1 and 2 Model Cottages
Pair of semi-detached estate workers' cottages. Circa 1860. By E.G. Bruton for
Christ Church College, Oxford. Squared and coursed limestone, rock-faced, with
slate roofs. Central stone chimney. Almost symmetrical block of 2 storeys, with
2 gabled bays to centre, gabled rear wing, and hipped porch projections set back
to either side. Fenestration is in rustic Gothick style, with pointed arches
over narrow lights. Right bay has 3-light ground floor window, the centre light
flanked by shafts with cushion capitals. Above are a 2-light window with
chamfered stone mullion, and a gable vent slit. Left bay has ground floor
altered to C20 rectangular bay window with lean-to slate roof. First floor has
pair of original single lights, and gable has round vent hole. Porch projections
to either side are of 2 storeys with slit windows, and have arched doorways with
board doors to front. Part of a row of 3 pairs of cottages and a lodgings house.
(Mary Lupton: History of the Parish of Black Bourton, 1903)
Listing NGR: SP2861503990
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.
Other nearby listed buildings