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Latitude: 51.5437 / 51°32'37"N
Longitude: -0.9734 / 0°58'24"W
OS Eastings: 471291
OS Northings: 183252
OS Grid: SU712832
Mapcode National: GBR C4P.0RZ
Mapcode Global: VHDWF.2GSG
Entry Name: Old Thatch
Listing Date: 28 January 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1245032
English Heritage Legacy ID: 472803
Location: Rotherfield Greys, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, RG9
District: South Oxfordshire
Civil Parish: Rotherfield Greys
Built-Up Area: Shepherd's Green
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Rotherfield Greys
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SU 78 SW HENLEY ON THAMES SHEPHERD'S GREEN
696/6/10027 Old Thatch
House. C17; C20 alterations and additions. Timber-framed with wattle and daub infill, part
replaced by painted brick; additions of painted brick. Hipped thatch roof with brick stacks. Lobby-entry plan. One storey with partial attic; 4 bays, that on left a C20 addition, and further small C20 addition at right end. Painted plinth. Entrance between bays 3 and 4 has C20 thatched porch with wooden door and leaded side-lights. C20 wooden windows, of 2 or 3 lights, with leaded 'casements. 3 gabled dormers to bays 2 and 3. Ridge stacks between bays 1 and 2, and 3 and 4 (in line with porch). Rear: exposed timber-framing comprises posts and some horizontal studs; 1- and 2-light windows.
INTERIOR: bays 2 -4 have sole-plates, posts with straight and arch-braces to wall plates, and studs; square-panelling to right bay; stop-chamfered spine-beams to bays 2 and 3. Bay 3 has chamfered joists and large brick fireplace with stop-chamfered timber bressumer and brick hearth. Central attic partition has old board door.
ROOF: straight wind braces; clasped purlins; under-ceiled except over right bay which has crude rafters and ridge-pole and the square-panelled partition wall partly lime-washed (at front); end truss has tie-beam supporting 3 posts.
A C17 timber-framed cottage which retains much of its original character.
Listing NGR: SU7129183252
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