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Duck End Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Sutton, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7524 / 51°45'8"N

Longitude: -1.3926 / 1°23'33"W

OS Eastings: 442028

OS Northings: 206146

OS Grid: SP420061

Mapcode National: GBR 7XM.2RJ

Mapcode Global: VHC09.T65X

Entry Name: Duck End Cottage

Listing Date: 7 August 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1199854

English Heritage Legacy ID: 252430

Location: Stanton Harcourt, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX29

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Stanton Harcourt

Built-Up Area: Sutton

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Stanton Harcourt

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP40NW (South side)
No.40 (Duck End Cottage)


House. Late medieval; remodelled in C17. Cruck-framed. Roughcast over timber
frame on limestone rubble plinth; weatherboarded right bay; thatch roof, hipped
to right; rendered stone finished in brick left end stack. Hall house: first
floor and stack inserted in C17. One storey and attic; 2-window range. C20 door
to right of C19 two-light casements; bread oven to left. Interior: two and a
half bays survive of cruck-framed medieval house. Full cruck to left has
morticed collar; originally a partition wall. Raised cruck to right has
chamfering with pyramid steps to arch-braced collar and ridge-piece resting on
saddled apex. Through purlins, with some windbraces. C17 chamfered beams and
open fireplace with chamfered bressumer. Raised cruck was built over the
medieval hall, the bays to the right having been removed.
(A. Pacey, Duck End: a group of Oxfordshire Houses (privately published), 1985,
pp.56-57 for sections and p.31 for plans; Oxfordshire Museum, Woostock, PRN
3387 for photographic and drawn survey).

Listing NGR: SP4202806146

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