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Eastwood and Rose Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Ashbury, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.5644 / 51°33'51"N

Longitude: -1.6206 / 1°37'14"W

OS Eastings: 426392

OS Northings: 185128

OS Grid: SU263851

Mapcode National: GBR 5WS.YXX

Mapcode Global: VHC0Y.VYL3

Plus Code: 9C3WH97H+QP

Entry Name: Eastwood and Rose Cottage

Listing Date: 11 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1048774

English Heritage Legacy ID: 250648

Location: Ashbury, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, SN6

County: Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Ashbury

Built-Up Area: Ashbury

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Ashbury

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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5/16 Rose Cottage and Eastwood


Rose Cottage: farmhouse now house. C15 hall house without cross wings,
remodelled mid/late C16 Squared chalk brought to course over sarsen base;
thatched roof, brick stack. C15 4-bay hall house; first floor and chimney stack
backing onto screens passage was inserted in mid-late C16 forming 3-unit cross
passage plan, 4-window range. Brick segmental arches over C20 door and
casements. Half-hippped roof; ridge stack. Interior: Mid C16 panelled parlour
with chamfered and stopped beams and joists. Kitchen fireplace backing onto
cross passage has mid C16 moulded bressumer and fire beam. 4-bay, raised cruck
trusses with plated yoke. Eastwood (behind Rose Cottage): late C16/early C17
squared chalk brought to course on sarsen and brick base: thatched roof; brick
stacks. 3-unit plan, converted into 2 cottages in C18. 1 1/2-storey, 4-window
range. C20 casements, one blocking door, mid/late C18 five-light leaded
casements to first floor. Early C19 4-panelled (2 glazed) door. Half-hipped
roof; gable stack and stack adjoining Rose Cottage. Interior: chamfered beam
with scrolled stop. 3-bay collar-truss roof with butt purlins. In c.1777 Thomas
Stock was given this cottage by the Craven Estate for use as a Sunday School,
claimed to be the first in England.

Listing NGR: SU2639085133

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