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Frenches Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Tew, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9611 / 51°57'40"N

Longitude: -1.4248 / 1°25'29"W

OS Eastings: 439616

OS Northings: 229340

OS Grid: SP396293

Mapcode National: GBR 6SR.0LP

Mapcode Global: VHBZ4.8Y3Z

Entry Name: Frenches Cottage

Listing Date: 27 August 1956

Last Amended: 18 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1193359

English Heritage Legacy ID: 251881

Location: Great Tew, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Great Tew

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Great Tew

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

GREAT TEW THE AVENUE
SP3929 (East side)
10/69 No.28 (Frenches Cottage)
27/08/56 (Formerly listed as Cottage
No.28)
GV II
House. C17, remodelled and extended early C19 and altered C20. Coursed squared
marlstone; thatch and shingle roofs with limestone-ashlar and brick stacks.
Single-unit plan extended to 3 units. 2 storeys plus attic. Higher thatched C17
bay, to right, has a plank door and a 2-light leaded stone-mullioned window with
label at ground floor, and has, at first floor, a C19 lattice casement with
chamfered stone surround and label. Later bays have an irregular arrangement
including a buttress, a segmental-arched doorway, a small chamfered opening, a
further 2-light leaded casement with label and 3 other leaded casements with
renewed lintels. Upper part of wall and left gable wall are probably C20. Later
bays have a central brick stack, and an ashlar stack rises from the left gable
parapet of the thatched bay. Right gable wall, facing road, has leaded chamfered
windows with labels to 3 floors, interior not inspected.


Listing NGR: SP3961629340

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