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Park Cottage park House

A Grade II Listed Building in Horley, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0924 / 52°5'32"N

Longitude: -1.3916 / 1°23'29"W

OS Eastings: 441779

OS Northings: 243958

OS Grid: SP417439

Mapcode National: GBR 7SC.WHJ

Mapcode Global: VHBYK.TNPT

Plus Code: 9C4W3JR5+X9

Entry Name: Park Cottage park House

Listing Date: 8 December 1955

Last Amended: 5 June 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1216551

English Heritage Legacy ID: 401968

Location: Horley, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX15

County: Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Horley

Built-Up Area: Horley

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Horley

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Description

In the entry for HORLEY HORNTON LANE
(East side)
23/102 Park House

The address shall be amended to read: HORNTON LANE
(East side)
Park House and
Park Cottage

The description shall be amended to read:

House, now 2 dwellings. Early C14 with C17 and C18 alterations; extended
and subdivided 1985. Squared coursed ironstone ; steeply-pitched Welsh slate
roof; brick stacks to ridge and, on left, to front roof pitch. Originally
a 3-unit plan. 2 storeys. 1 : 4 bays, the left bay added 1985 and, with
the 2nd from left bay, now forming Park Cottage. Entrance on right (to Park
House) has panelled-glazed door and wood lintel. To left, a 3-light metal
casement in stone surround with hoodmould and label stop ; 3-light casement
left again ; then two 2-light casements ; and board door to left bay. On
1st floor, four 2-light wooden casements. Rear has a C14 pointed - arched
stone doorway ; a 3-light stone-mullioned window to its right ; and to its
left 2 blocked small windows, the upper one ogee - headed. Interior: originally
hall and service-rooms divided by through passage; C14 doorway into right-hand
room probably moved from front of house ; inglenook fireplace in room on
left of entrance passage ; stop-chamfered beams ; in former left-hand gable
wall, a blocked 2-light pointed-arched window with plate tracery and hoodmould
in whiteish stone (in Park Cottage section).

Once a possession of the Cope family.

(Buildings of England : Oxfordshire : 1974, pp 653-4 ;
VCH : Oxfordshire : Vol. IX, p124).

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HORLEY HORNTON LANE
SP4143 (East side)
23/102 Park House
08/12/55

- II

House. Early C14 with C17 and C18 alterations. Squared coursed ironstone.
Steeply pitched slate roof. Brick ridge and end stacks. 3-unit plan. 2 storeys,
3-window range. Entrance on right has panelled-glazed door and wood lintel. To
left a 3-light metal casement in stone surround. Hood mould and label stop.
3-light casement to left. First floor has three 2-light wood casements. Rear has
a C14 pointed arched stone doorway and a 3-light stone mullioned window.
Ogee-headed blocked window. Interior. Originally hall and service rooms divided
by through passage. C14 doorway to right of entrance in the passage, probably
moved from the front of the house. Inglenook fireplace. Stop-chamfered beams.
Once a possession of the Cope family.
(Buildings of England; Oxfordshire; 1974, p653-4; VCH; Oxfordshire; Vol IX,
p124)


Listing NGR: SP4177543961

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