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Latitude: 51.9609 / 51°57'39"N
Longitude: -1.4221 / 1°25'19"W
OS Eastings: 439806
OS Northings: 229313
OS Grid: SP398293
Mapcode National: GBR 6SR.18X
Mapcode Global: VHBZ4.9ZK5
Entry Name: 52, the Square
Listing Date: 27 August 1956
Last Amended: 18 May 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1193430
English Heritage Legacy ID: 251899
Location: Great Tew, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7
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
GREAT TEW THE SQUARE
SP3929 (East side)
27/08/56 (Formerly listed as Cottage
No.51 and 52)
House. Late C17. Coursed squared marlstone; Stonesfield-slate roof with
limestone-ashlar stacks. L-plan. 2 storeys plus attic; 2-window front has
3-light stone-mullioned windows at each floor with labels and lattice glazing.
To extreme left is a small chamfered opening with label in line with the stack.
Right gable wall has mullioned windows at ground floor and in gable and it
returns to a short hipped-roofed rear wing with further mullioned windows. 2
entrances at rear. Stacks to left gable and ridge of rear wing are C19 and have
plinths and moulded caps. Interior not inspected but noted as containing an
inscription in the attic "John Hiorn that is my name and with my hands I made
this same. This house builded by John Stow and Joan his wife and here they lived
all their life. Builded in the year of our Lord God 1680 RSIHTEA".
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol. XI, p.225).
Listing NGR: SP3980629313
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