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Garden Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Spelsbury, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8916 / 51°53'29"N

Longitude: -1.4325 / 1°25'56"W

OS Eastings: 439152

OS Northings: 221601

OS Grid: SP391216

Mapcode National: GBR 6TH.BNQ

Mapcode Global: VHBZJ.4Q28

Entry Name: Garden Cottage

Listing Date: 30 August 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1251429

English Heritage Legacy ID: 434134

Location: Spelsbury, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Spelsbury

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Enstone

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SPELSBURY DITCHLEY PARK
SP3821-3921
18/189 Garden Cottage

II

Garden building and house. Early/mid C18. Ashlar and coursed rubble stone with
Welsh slate hipped roof and brick central ridge stack. 2 storeys and attic.
2-window range. Principal front faces to rear. This is of ashlar and has giant
central alcove plastered and colourwashed. Triple keyblock reaches to top of
roof parapet. A sash window to either side on both floors: those to ground floor
of S panes with round-arched heads and those above of 6 panes. Projecting
keyblocks, those on ground floor reaching floor band which continues within
alcove. Part-glazed door and further sashes to left side and sashes to right
side. Front facing road is also a 2-window range of 6-pane sashes over 2-light
casements with toplights. Stone lintels. 2-light hipped dormer to centre.
Interior not inspected. The alcove front faces what was formerly the large
walled garden of Ditchley Park (q.v.) and was probably on the main axis.


Listing NGR: SP3915221601

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