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Downham Cottage and Akeman House

A Grade II Listed Building in Asthal, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7999 / 51°47'59"N

Longitude: -1.5825 / 1°34'57"W

OS Eastings: 428884

OS Northings: 211334

OS Grid: SP288113

Mapcode National: GBR 5T4.2QK

Mapcode Global: VHC00.J170

Entry Name: Downham Cottage and Akeman House

Listing Date: 21 August 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1199870

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253576

Location: Asthal, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX18

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Asthall

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Asthall with Swinbrook and Widford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

ASTHALL MAIN STREET
SP2811 (North side)
17/20 Downham Cottage and Akeman
House
- II

Two houses. C17. Stone coursed rubble; stone slate roof; stone ridge stacks to
left of centre, and to right of centre, end stack to right. 2-storey, 5-window
range. Plank door to left of centre, and to right of centre. Regular
fenestration of C20 casements with wood lintels. Interior of Downham Cottage not
inspected but reputed to have blocked window to right end, at junction with
Akeman House. Interior of Akeman House: open fireplace with brick-domed bread
oven to right of centre. Chamfered spine beam to ground floor right.


Listing NGR: SP2888411334

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