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Garden Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Kelmscott, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6886 / 51°41'18"N

Longitude: -1.6386 / 1°38'18"W

OS Eastings: 425078

OS Northings: 198928

OS Grid: SU250989

Mapcode National: GBR 5VF.0JY

Mapcode Global: VHC0C.KT2F

Entry Name: Garden Cottage

Listing Date: 30 March 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1199361

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253835

Location: Kelmscott, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, GL7

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Kelmscott

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Broadwell with Kelmscott

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

5/83 Garden Cottage

Cottage. Mid-C17, extended late C17 or early C18 with later additions and
alterations. Roughly coursed limestone rubble; stone slate roof. Original 2-cell
plan extended by one bay to left in late C17 or early C18. One storey and attic.
Original part has small C19 casement with wood lintel to left and right of
roughly central glazed door; 2 leaded gabled eaves dormers. Slightly recessed
extension has glazed door to right with small C19 casement to left and one above
directly below eaves. Integral end stack to right with dripstone and capping has
prominent semi-circular bread oven projection to base with 2 massive stone slabs
as cap. Rear has C19 casements with wood lintels, 2 directly below eaves and 3
to ground floor. Interior. Centre and right ground-floor rooms (now knocked into
one) have deep-chamfered spine beam and oak winder staircase to right of
fireplace. Single-purlin roof with principal rafters rising from wall tops, in 3
bays to original cottage and extended by one bay to left.

Listing NGR: SU2507898928

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

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