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Beggars Roost corner Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Adderbury, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 52.0162 / 52°0'58"N

Longitude: -1.3137 / 1°18'49"W

OS Eastings: 447193

OS Northings: 235530

OS Grid: SP471355

Mapcode National: GBR 7TF.JPT

Mapcode Global: VHCWG.5LV7

Plus Code: 9C4W2M8P+FG

Entry Name: Beggars Roost corner Cottage

Listing Date: 8 December 1955

Last Amended: 5 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1046385

English Heritage Legacy ID: 243770

Location: Adderbury, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX17

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Adderbury

Built-Up Area: Adderbury

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Adderbury

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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(West side)
Adderbury East
7/48 Corner Cottage and Beggars
08/12/55 Roost
(Formerly listed as Row of
eight houses including
entrance yard of Royal Oak
Public House)

Two houses. Early/mid C18. Partly coursed and squared marlstone rubble with some
ashlar dressings and some wooden lintels; concrete plain-tile roof with stone
and brick stacks. 2-unit plans. 2 storeys plus attic. 2-window front of Corner
Cottage, to left, has a 6-panel door to left of centre, approached by a flight
of 4 semi-circular stone steps, and has a large leaded 3-light casement to right
and a smaller renewed casement to left, all with ashlar flat arches; first floor
has old 3-light casements, that to right below a small gable. Small cellar
window to left of the steps has an arched stone head. Right bay has uncoursed
rubble walling above an ashlar plinth. Beggars Roost, to right, has a pair of
2-light casements at first floor, and has a larger 3-light casement plus the
entrance below, all with lintels. Continuous steep-pitched roof has a gable
parapet to left, brick end stacks, and a stone stack rising to left of bay 2.
Long wing to rear of Beggars Roost ending with a gable parapet, has further
casements and a garage entrance. Interiors not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP4719335530

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