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Mizpah Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Shenington with Alkerton, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 52.0816 / 52°4'53"N

Longitude: -1.4584 / 1°27'30"W

OS Eastings: 437207

OS Northings: 242716

OS Grid: SP372427

Mapcode National: GBR 6R4.J2M

Mapcode Global: VHBYJ.NYV4

Entry Name: Mizpah Cottage

Listing Date: 20 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1369588

English Heritage Legacy ID: 244651

Location: Shenington with Alkerton, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX15

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Shenington with Alkerton

Built-Up Area: Shenington

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Shenington with Alkerton

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP 3642-3742
(South side)
7/95 Mizpah Cottage
House. C17 origins, rebuilt following a fire in early C18. Datestone inscribed:
'this house was burned May l3 1721' on panel with open book. Below, a cartouche
with the initials I/L/A. Squared, coursed ironstone with uncoursed rubble on
left end. Steeply pitched stone slate roof laid to diminishing courses. Brick
end stack on rendered base. 2-unit plan. 2 storeys. 2-window range. Central
entrance has plank door in moulded wood surround. Wood lintel. Entrance is
flanked by 2-light C20 casements with wood lintels. 2 similar windows to first
floor. Interior not inspected.
(VCH: Oxfordshire, Vol IX, p140; Wood-Jones, R.W., Traditional Domestic
Architecture in the Banbury Region, 1963, pp293-4)

Listing NGR: SP3720742716

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