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Oriel Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Bloxham, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0215 / 52°1'17"N

Longitude: -1.375 / 1°22'29"W

OS Eastings: 442985

OS Northings: 236083

OS Grid: SP429360

Mapcode National: GBR 7TC.75N

Mapcode Global: VHCWF.3GY5

Plus Code: 9C4W2JCG+J2

Entry Name: Oriel Cottage

Listing Date: 14 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1277938

English Heritage Legacy ID: 429945

Location: Bloxham, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX15

County: Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Bloxham

Built-Up Area: Bloxham

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Bloxham

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Description

BLOXHAM WORKHOUSE LANE
SP4236 (West side) )
8/184 Oriel Cottage

GV II


House. Probably late C17. Regular coursed ironstone rubble. Steeply pitched C20
tile roof. C20 brick ridge stack and stack to right end on stone base. 3-unit
plan. Single storey plus attic. C20 door to right. To right a 3-light wood
mullioned window with ovolo moulded mullions and ovolo moulded lintel. To left
two 2-light and one single light window all with wooden lintels. A 3-light and
two 2-light casements to attic have C20 wooden lintels and wrought iron casement
fasteners. Interior: Staircase has straight flight and quarter turn. Stop
chamfered beams, chamfered bressumer and bread oven in main room, plank doors.
Oriel Cottage is noted as the site of the workhouse which was first mentioned in
1736.
(Huntriss, Y.S., The Town of Bloxham, 1983, p.ll).


Listing NGR: SP4298536083

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