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3 and 4, Model Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Black Bourton, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7338 / 51°44'1"N

Longitude: -1.5876 / 1°35'15"W

OS Eastings: 428575

OS Northings: 203984

OS Grid: SP285039

Mapcode National: GBR 5TX.7FH

Mapcode Global: VHC06.FPK6

Plus Code: 9C3WPCM6+GX

Entry Name: 3 and 4, Model Cottages

Listing Date: 15 July 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283454

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253460

Location: Black Bourton, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX18

County: Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Black Bourton

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Black Bourton

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Black Bourton
5/150 Nos.3 and 4, Model Cottages

Pair of semi-detached estate workers' cottages. Circa 1860, by E.G. Bruton, for
Christ Church College, Oxford. Squared and coursed limestone, rock-faced, with
slate roofs and stone chimneys. In rustic Gothick Style with pointed arches over
narrow lights. Asymmetrical block of 2 storeys and 3 bays, with narrow gabled
bay to left, wider gabled bay to right, and small C20 lean-to extension between
in front of recessed centre bay. Left bay has pair of single lights to ground
floor, one single light to first floor, and vent slit in gable. Right bay has 2
2-light windows with stop-chamfered stone mullions to ground floor, a smaller
similar window and a single light to first floor, and an almond-shaped vent slit
in gable. Centre bay has roughcast upper storey with 2-light wooden casement,
and C20 4-light wooden casement and stable-type door in lean-to. Another door in
right side of block has arched surround. Part of a row of 3 pairs of cottages
and a lodgings house.
(Mary Lupton: History of the Parish of Black Bourton, 1903)

Listing NGR: SP2858203985

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