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Latitude: 51.7448 / 51°44'41"N
Longitude: -1.2825 / 1°16'56"W
OS Eastings: 449636
OS Northings: 205360
OS Grid: SP496053
Mapcode National: GBR 7XS.DLK
Mapcode Global: VHCXT.QDCT
Entry Name: Ruskin Cottage
Listing Date: 25 January 1972
Last Amended: 24 June 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1368582
English Heritage Legacy ID: 249755
Location: North Hinksey, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, OX2
District: Vale of White Horse
Civil Parish: North Hinksey
Built-Up Area: Oxford
Traditional County: Berkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: North Hinksey with Botley
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
NORTH HINKSEY NORTH HINKSEY VILLAGE
SP4905 (West side)
11/80 No.12 (Ruskin Cottage)
25/01/72 (Formerly listed as Nos.12
(Ruskin Cottage), 22, 26 and
House. C17. Coursed limestone rubble; gabled thatch roof; right end stack of
stone finished in brick and similar rear lateral stack finished in C18 brick.
2-unit plan. One storey and attic; 2-window range. Timber lintels over C20 plank
door and flanking C19 (left) and C20 three-light casements: similar C20 dormer
casements. C20 extension to rear. Interior not inspected but likely to be of
interest. In 1874 Ruskin mentioned this cottage when he encouraged
undergraduates to improve the road through the village and so "feel the pleasure
of useful muscular work" (plaque on wall).
Listing NGR: SP4963605360
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