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Lynton Cottage and the Old Court House

A Grade II Listed Building in Enstone, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9227 / 51°55'21"N

Longitude: -1.4498 / 1°26'59"W

OS Eastings: 437931

OS Northings: 225049

OS Grid: SP379250

Mapcode National: GBR 6T3.D8Y

Mapcode Global: VHBZ9.TXDY

Entry Name: Lynton Cottage and the Old Court House

Listing Date: 30 August 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200412

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253235

Location: Enstone, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Enstone

Built-Up Area: Enstone

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Enstone

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP3625-3725 (South side)
Church Enstone
14/54 Lynton Cottage and The Old
Court House


House, now 2 dwellings. Early/mid C17, altered and extended C18 and C20. Coursed
limestone rubble with wooden lintels; concrete plain-tile roof with brick
stacks. 3-unit through-passage plan with added rear wing and garage bay. 2
storeys plus attic. 3-window front of earlier main range has large renewed
3-light casements at ground floor and similar but smaller windows above, except
the first-floor window of Lynton Cottage, to left, which has an old 3-light
casement with early leaded glazing below a heavily-moulded lintel; other lintels
are concealed by render except the chamfered ground-floor lintel of Lynton
Cottage. Entrances are set between the bays, that to left with a small C20
porch. Steep-pitched roof has 3 stacks and continues over the C20 garage bay of
Lynton Cottage. Short rear wing of Lynton Cottage is probably C18. Interior:
heavy stop-chamfered cross beams, some adjoining cross walls. The Courts Leet
are said to have been held in The Old Court House.

Listing NGR: SP3793125049

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

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