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Number 30a (Post Office) and Number 31

A Grade II Listed Building in Nuneham Courtenay, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6881 / 51°41'17"N

Longitude: -1.2007 / 1°12'2"W

OS Eastings: 455347

OS Northings: 199119

OS Grid: SU553991

Mapcode National: GBR 8ZZ.38B

Mapcode Global: VHCY2.4TKR

Entry Name: Number 30a (Post Office) and Number 31

Listing Date: 18 July 1963

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1048036

English Heritage Legacy ID: 248297

Location: Nuneham Courtenay, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX44

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Nuneham Courtenay

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Marsh Baldon with Toot Baldon and Nuneham Courtenay

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU5599 (East side)
9/60 No.30A (Post Office) and
18/07/63 No.31


Pair of cottages and shop. Mid C18, extended C19 and C20. Brick in Flemish bond
with some flared headers; timber framing with brick infill; old plain-tile roof
with brick stack. 2-unit plans, extended. One storey plus attic. 2-window
cottage fronts partly in chequer brick with dentil eaves course and segmental
arches, each have three 2-light casements, some with plank shutters. Central
window of No.30A (to left) replaces a former doorway; front of No.31 is in C20
brick. Added shop bay to extreme left is probably C19 but has been altered and
now has a wide segmental-arched window. Cottages have 2 gabled dormers each and
share a central stack. Right end wall was formerly fully timber framed and
retains principal timbers. Higher extension to rear of No.30A. Interiors not
inspected. Part of the estate village built c.1760 by the 1st Earl Harcourt.
Included for group value.
(M. Batey, "Nuneham Courtenay, an Oxfordshire C18 deserted village": Oxoniensia,
Vol.33, 1968, p.108).

Listing NGR: SU5534799119

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