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Drapes of Watlington thimbles

A Grade II Listed Building in Watlington, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6445 / 51°38'40"N

Longitude: -1.0049 / 1°0'17"W

OS Eastings: 468949

OS Northings: 194437

OS Grid: SU689944

Mapcode National: GBR B1Y.YK5

Mapcode Global: VHDVT.JXLP

Plus Code: 9C3WJXVW+R2

Entry Name: Drapes of Watlington thimbles

Listing Date: 11 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1285189

English Heritage Legacy ID: 247619

Location: Watlington, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX49

County: Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Watlington

Built-Up Area: Watlington

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Watlington

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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SU6894 (East side)
6/147 No.42 (Thimbles) and (Drapes
of Watlington)


House and shop. Late C16/early C17, extended in C17 and remodelled in mid C19.
Originally timber-framed. Rendered front; gabled old-tile roof. L-plan with rear
right wing. 2 storeys; one-window range. Mid C19 shop front with C20 door and
windows; mid C19 horned sash above. Two-storey C17 rear wing: originally
timber-framed, clad in mid C19 brick, with gabled old tile roof and left lateral
stack. Interior: front range has 3-bay queen-post roof with clasped purlins and
windbraces. Rear wing has quartered chamfered and stopped beams, quarter-turn
stairs and queen-strut and closed timber trusses.

Listing NGR: SU6895294440

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