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The Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Fifield, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8672 / 51°52'1"N

Longitude: -1.6524 / 1°39'8"W

OS Eastings: 424027

OS Northings: 218793

OS Grid: SP240187

Mapcode National: GBR 5S2.WKG

Mapcode Global: VHBZL.9BSF

Plus Code: 9C3WV88X+V2

Entry Name: The Cottage

Listing Date: 15 May 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283564

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253989

Location: Fifield, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7

County: Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Fifield

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Fifield with Idbury

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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SP2418-2518 (North side)

19/94 The Cottage

- II

Cottage. Early C17 with later additions and alterations. Roughly coursed
limestone and ironstone rubble; stone slate roof. 2-room central cross-passage
plan. One storey and attic. Small late C20 casements with wood lintels to left
and right of central chamfered doorway with gabled hood and C20 ledged door.
Raking half-dormers directly above windows. Integral end stacks, left ashlar
with moulded dripstone and capping, right rebuilt in engineering brick above
original dripstone. Interior. Continuous chamfered spine bean (with stepped ogee
stops to left room) and exposed joists to ground floor. Stone-flag floor to
central passage, which is lined by wainscot panelling said to have cone from
Church of St. John the Baptist (q.v.). Doors to left and right rooms made up
from same panelling. Double butt-purlin collar truss roof in 3 bays visible in
roof space. Window to back wall on ground floor is blocked by addition of Rose
Cottage (not included in this list) to rear.

Listing NGR: SP2402718793

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