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Brasenose Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Rollright, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9802 / 51°58'48"N

Longitude: -1.5267 / 1°31'36"W

OS Eastings: 432602

OS Northings: 231407

OS Grid: SP326314

Mapcode National: GBR 6S6.YML

Mapcode Global: VHBZ2.HH7B

Entry Name: Brasenose Cottage

Listing Date: 27 August 1957

Last Amended: 30 August 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200621

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253306

Location: Rollright, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Rollright

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Hook Norton with Great Rollright and Swerford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP3231-3331 Great Rollright
12/126 Brasenose Cottage
27/08/57 (Formerly listed as Wishart's
Farm Cottages)


Farmhouse, now house. 1656 on datestone; altered C18 and extended C20. Coursed
limestone rubble with wooden lintels and some ashlar dressings;
Stonesfield-slate and asbestos-slate roof with rubble-and-brick stacks. L plan.
2 storeys. 2-window front has 3-light windows with renewed casements, and a
central door above which is the datestone inscribed "IVNE 20/1656". Wing
projects from the left and has 2 old 3-light leaded casements, plus a secondary
entrance in the angle with a C20 stone porch. Rear retains four 2-light
stone-mullioned windows with labels and has a small 2-storey extension. Roof has
gable parapets to the main range and 4 stacks, mostly with renewed brick shafts
on rubble plinths. Interior: large open fireplace with renewed bressumer and a
bread oven plus an earlier stone recess which may be the original oven; smaller
open fireplace with cambered bressumer.

Listing NGR: SP3260231407

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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