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Latitude: 51.7338 / 51°44'1"N
Longitude: -1.5876 / 1°35'15"W
OS Eastings: 428575
OS Northings: 203984
OS Grid: SP285039
Mapcode National: GBR 5TX.7FH
Mapcode Global: VHC06.FPK6
Entry Name: 3 and 4, Model Cottages
Listing Date: 15 July 1981
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1283454
English Heritage Legacy ID: 253460
Location: Black Bourton, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX18
District: West Oxfordshire
Civil Parish: Black Bourton
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Black Bourton
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SP20SE CARTERTON AND BLACK BOURTON BAMPTON ROAD
5/150 Nos.3 and 4, Model Cottages
Pair of semi-detached estate workers' cottages. Circa 1860, by E.G. Bruton, for
Christ Church College, Oxford. Squared and coursed limestone, rock-faced, with
slate roofs and stone chimneys. In rustic Gothick Style with pointed arches over
narrow lights. Asymmetrical block of 2 storeys and 3 bays, with narrow gabled
bay to left, wider gabled bay to right, and small C20 lean-to extension between
in front of recessed centre bay. Left bay has pair of single lights to ground
floor, one single light to first floor, and vent slit in gable. Right bay has 2
2-light windows with stop-chamfered stone mullions to ground floor, a smaller
similar window and a single light to first floor, and an almond-shaped vent slit
in gable. Centre bay has roughcast upper storey with 2-light wooden casement,
and C20 4-light wooden casement and stable-type door in lean-to. Another door in
right side of block has arched surround. Part of a row of 3 pairs of cottages
and a lodgings house.
(Mary Lupton: History of the Parish of Black Bourton, 1903)
Listing NGR: SP2858203985
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