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The Cotswold Arms Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Burford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8088 / 51°48'31"N

Longitude: -1.6365 / 1°38'11"W

OS Eastings: 425158

OS Northings: 212305

OS Grid: SP251123

Mapcode National: GBR 5SW.F34

Mapcode Global: VHBZS.LS6Q

Entry Name: The Cotswold Arms Inn

Listing Date: 12 September 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1224324

English Heritage Legacy ID: 420352

Location: Burford, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX18

County: Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Burford

Built-Up Area: Burford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Burford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

BURFORD AND UPTON HIGH STREET
AND SIGNET (West Side)
SP2512 (Enlargement) The Cotswold Arms Inn Cotswold Arms Inn
7/123
12.9.55

GV II


Inn, perhaps historically so. Late mediaeval and late 17th century, but
front remodelled early-mid C19. Irregular rubble with Cotswold stone roof
- L-plan. Built originally as one with premises to North (q.v.) 2
storeys. 2 windows, glazing-bar sashes, one in centre of 1st floor, the
left hand one has timber lintel, angled glazing below also with glazing-
bar sashes. Good Tudor arch doorway to left (actually under the right
hand window of adjacent premises to South (q.v. under Caroline Jane) ; deep
moulded surround with enriched spandrels. Good early-mid C19 Gothick door
with bowtel mouldings to tracery. Evidence of blocked mullion window on
1st floor to right. Gabled return, to Priory Lane, has mullioned windows ;
2 storeys and attic with 2-light mullion windows to attic and 1st floor,
and plain doorway to right. 2-storey extension with 1:3 windows, to left
mullioned with drips, 5-light on ground floor, to right mid-C19 sashes,
ground floor altered. Further lower extension has 3-bay roof structure,
part-restored, with braces, perhaps a C16 cottage converted to stable use.
Interior: altered; rear extension has wide elliptical-headed fire-place
on ground floor, partly blocked.


Listing NGR: SP2515812305

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

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