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Clematis Cottage hound Cottage the Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Burford, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8056 / 51°48'20"N

Longitude: -1.6378 / 1°38'16"W

OS Eastings: 425070

OS Northings: 211947

OS Grid: SP250119

Mapcode National: GBR 5SW.LS0

Mapcode Global: VHBZS.KWJ6

Entry Name: Clematis Cottage hound Cottage the Cottage

Listing Date: 12 September 1955

Last Amended: 1 March 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266612

English Heritage Legacy ID: 420891

Location: Burford, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX18

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Burford

Built-Up Area: Burford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Burford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

BURFORD AND UPTON HIGH STREET
AND SIGNET (West side)
SP2411-2511 No 192 (Clematis
6/169 Cottage), No 190
12.9.55 (Hound Cottage) and No
188 (The Cottage)
(previously listed as
"2 cottages adjoining
East view to North.")

GV II


Three cottages. Late C17/early C18 altered. Coursed rubble with Cotswold
stone roof. 3 ridge chimneys, outer brick and a large one of brick and
ashlar to right of centre. Plan hints at mediaeval origins (unlikely
given location however) ; the two Northern cottages entered from alley. 2
storeys and attic on chamfered plinth. 3 gabled dormers. Irregular
fenestration, 2- and 3-light casements with timber lintels, the 2 central
ones on 1st floor moulded. Ledged doors alternating with ground floor
windows, the right-hand on to alley (chamfered lintel). Interior:
Clematis Cottage retains a good Tudor-arch fireplace with panelled
spandrels on both ground and first floors; wide-chamfered beams, in roof
structure a re-used collar truss with evidence of wind-bracing. No 188,
which once contained a bakehouse, retains newel stairs beside front
(concealed) chimney.


Listing NGR: SP2506911947

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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