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Canal Cottage and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Lower Heyford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9185 / 51°55'6"N

Longitude: -1.2984 / 1°17'54"W

OS Eastings: 448347

OS Northings: 224677

OS Grid: SP483246

Mapcode National: GBR 7VM.NK0

Mapcode Global: VHCX1.F1XL

Plus Code: 9C3WWP92+CJ

Entry Name: Canal Cottage and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 26 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1225683

English Heritage Legacy ID: 422081

Location: Lower Heyford, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX25

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Lower Heyford

Built-Up Area: Lower Heyford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Lower Heyford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Description


LOWER HEYFORD STATION ROAD
SP4824 (North side)
10/74 Canal Cottage and attached
railings
GV II

Canal house. Early C19. Red brick in Flemish bond with limestone lintels:
Welsh-slate roof with brick stacks. L plan. 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-window
front has a central doorway, with a small stone canopy on shaped brackets, below
a blind window, outer bays have 16-pane sashes. Shallow-pitched roof projects at
the eaves and verge, and has stacks at both ends. Rear wing, returning from
right, has a large sash, 5 panes wide, facing left. Interior not inspected.
Railings curve out iron the right side of the front and link to panelled stone
central gatepiers; to left a low brick wall links a straight section of railings
to the house, and both adjoin a rubble approach wall to the canal bridge (q.v.).
Formerly the manager's house for Grantham's Wharf.
(VCH: Oxfordshire, Vol VI, p182)


Listing NGR: SP4834724677

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