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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1225941
English Heritage Legacy ID: 422963
Location: Steeple Aston, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX25
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
STEEPLE ASTON NORTH SIDE
SP4726 (South side)
8/122 Holly Cottage
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
(VCH: Oxfordshire: Vol XI, p24)
Listing NGR: SP4734126049
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