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Dormer Croft

A Grade II Listed Building in Littlemore, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7236 / 51°43'25"N

Longitude: -1.2208 / 1°13'14"W

OS Eastings: 453918

OS Northings: 203054

OS Grid: SP539030

Mapcode National: GBR 8ZC.XVG

Mapcode Global: VHCXV.SYG1

Entry Name: Dormer Croft

Listing Date: 25 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1182337

English Heritage Legacy ID: 246497

Location: Littlemore, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX4

County: Oxfordshire

District: Oxford

Civil Parish: Littlemore

Built-Up Area: Oxford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Littlemore

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP 50 SW LITTLEMORE COWLEY ROAD
(East side)
1/100 Nos.26 and 28 (Dormer Croft).

- II

House. Early C17, possibly earlier. Coursed squared limestone rubble and
brickwork of irregular bond; old plain-tile roof and brick stacks. 2-unit
through-passage plan with cross-wing. Main range of one storey plus attics with
brick-cased 2-window front. C20 door between 2-light casements with two 2-light
dormers. Steep roof with stacks to left gable and to right of passage, just
below ridge. Left gable wall has N/B/S/1657 on quoin. 2-window return front of
2-storey stone cross-wing to right has been altered and has C20 casements.
Front gable has a stone stack. Interior: Main range has 2 open fireplaces with
cambered chamfered bressumers, one flanked by a fixed wooden settle, and
chamfered and stopped beams and joists. Joists span onto perimeter beams. Roof
trusses support single row of trenched purlins with heavy wind-braces. Cross-
wing has first-floor fireplace with timber Tudor arch, and above a plaster
panel with a moulded arched border surrounding a portrait head and floral
design flanked by the date 1630. Intersecting chamfered and stopped beams at
ground floor. Cottage attached to front gable of cross-wing is excluded.


Listing NGR: SP5391803054

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