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Lilac Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Fringford, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9563 / 51°57'22"N

Longitude: -1.1187 / 1°7'7"W

OS Eastings: 460661

OS Northings: 229012

OS Grid: SP606290

Mapcode National: GBR 9Y4.60N

Mapcode Global: VHCWY.K3G4

Entry Name: Lilac Cottage

Listing Date: 3 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1192723

English Heritage Legacy ID: 243611

Location: Fringford, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX27

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Fringford

Built-Up Area: Fringford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Fringford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP6029-6129 (West side)
18/18 Lilac Cottage


Three cottages, now one house. Early Cl8. 2 builds. Coursed limestone rubble.
Steeply pitched thatched roof. Brick ridge stacks. Two cottages of single-unit
plan with later single-unit cottage added on left forming 3-unit plan
altogether, Single storey plus attic. Blocked entrance on road elevation. Ground
floor has three 2-light metal casements in wood frames. Lead cames, wood
lintels, sheet glass. Single eyebrow dormer in thatch, Left gable has 2-light
casements on ground and first floor. Lead cames, sheet glass and wood lintels.
Rear has entrances with plank doors with wood lintels. Interior; chamfered
beams, original fireplaces refaced in Cl9/C20. 3 wood winder staircases. Plank
doors, strap hinges. Quarry tiles. Blocked original window in left gable of
middle cottage confirms that the 2 cottages on right preceded the cottage on the

Listing NGR: SP6066129012

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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