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52, the Square

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Tew, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9609 / 51°57'39"N

Longitude: -1.4221 / 1°25'19"W

OS Eastings: 439807

OS Northings: 229313

OS Grid: SP398293

Mapcode National: GBR 6SR.18X

Mapcode Global: VHBZ4.9ZK5

Entry Name: 52, the Square

Listing Date: 27 August 1956

Last Amended: 18 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1193430

English Heritage Legacy ID: 251899

Location: Great Tew, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Great Tew

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Great Tew

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP3929 (East side)
10/87 No.52
27/08/56 (Formerly listed as Cottage
No.51 and 52)
House. Late C17. Coursed squared marlstone; Stonesfield-slate roof with
limestone-ashlar stacks. L-plan. 2 storeys plus attic; 2-window front has
3-light stone-mullioned windows at each floor with labels and lattice glazing.
To extreme left is a small chamfered opening with label in line with the stack.
Right gable wall has mullioned windows at ground floor and in gable and it
returns to a short hipped-roofed rear wing with further mullioned windows. 2
entrances at rear. Stacks to left gable and ridge of rear wing are C19 and have
plinths and moulded caps. Interior not inspected but noted as containing an
inscription in the attic "John Hiorn that is my name and with my hands I made
this same. This house builded by John Stow and Joan his wife and here they lived
all their life. Builded in the year of our Lord God 1680 RSIHTEA".
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol. XI, p.225).

Listing NGR: SP3980729313

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