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Rectory Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Rollright, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9799 / 51°58'47"N

Longitude: -1.5274 / 1°31'38"W

OS Eastings: 432558

OS Northings: 231381

OS Grid: SP325313

Mapcode National: GBR 6S6.YF6

Mapcode Global: VHBZ2.GHXJ

Entry Name: Rectory Cottage

Listing Date: 30 August 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200626

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253308

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
12/128 Rectory Cottage


House. Mid C17. Coursed limestone rubble with ashlar dressings; Welsh-slate roof
with brick ridge stack. 2-unit lobby-entry plan. 2 storeys plus attic. Regular
3-window front has a central doorway with a wooden lintel below a 2-light
stone-mullioned window; right bay has 3-light mullioned windows at both floors,
but left bay had a 4-light window at ground floor, later reduced to 3 lights
when a doorway was inserted to extreme left. All windows have labels.
Steep-pitched C19 roof has a gabled roof dormer and a large central stack of 3
shafts. Right gable wall has a chamfered plinth and has aligned mullioned
windows of 3, 3 and 2 lights. Rear, facing road, has a small original stair
window and 2 later windows. Interior: central back-to-back open fireplaces: one
with a cambered bressumer and blocked oven, the other with inglenooks.

Listing NGR: SP3255831381

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

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