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Holly Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Steeple Aston, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.931 / 51°55'51"N

Longitude: -1.3129 / 1°18'46"W

OS Eastings: 447341

OS Northings: 226049

OS Grid: SP473260

Mapcode National: GBR 7VD.YQN

Mapcode Global: VHCWV.6Q9L

Entry Name: Holly Cottage

Listing Date: 26 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1225941

English Heritage Legacy ID: 422963

Location: Steeple Aston, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX25

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Steeple Aston

Built-Up Area: Steeple Aston

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Steeple Aston

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

STEEPLE ASTON NORTH SIDE
SP4726 (South side)
8/122 Holly Cottage
GV II

House. 1729 on datestone. Coursed limestone rubble with squared quoins and some
wooden lintels; concrete plain-tile roof with brick gable stacks. 2-unit plan. 2
storeys plus attic. Symmetrical 3-window front has 2-light casements, taller at
first floor, with chamfered lintels, and has a central doorway with an ashlar
flat arch in which is a reset C16/early C17 ogee-moulded door frame with
elaborate chamfer stops. Above the door is stone plaque inscribed "S/TM/1729".
Interior: above a fireplace is a fine re-set C16 Tudor-arched bressumer with
recessed spandrels. The re-used features are said to have come from Middle Aston
House.
(VCH: Oxfordshire: Vol XI, p24)


Listing NGR: SP4734126049

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