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Latitude: 51.7841 / 51°47'2"N
Longitude: -1.476 / 1°28'33"W
OS Eastings: 436246
OS Northings: 209626
OS Grid: SP362096
Mapcode National: GBR 6VS.5N9
Mapcode Global: VHC02.CFL4
Entry Name: Ox Byre and Attached Wall Approximately 30 Metres Souteast East of Manor Farmhouse
Listing Date: 3 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1367921
English Heritage Legacy ID: 252638
Location: Witney, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX28
District: West Oxfordshire
Civil Parish: Witney
Built-Up Area: Witney
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Cogges
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
8/84 Ox byre and attached wall
approx. 30m. SEE of Manor
Ox byre. now part of Cogges Farm Museum. C18, altered earyl/mid C19. Coursed
limestone rubble; hipped thatch roof. L-plan with rear right Fodder room. Timber
lintels over central C20 door, and over shuttered windows. Fodder room to rear
added in early C19. Interior: 7-bay C19 stalls. with stone water trough between
each pair. Feeding passage with plank partition to rear. Roof of "bundle thatch"
over cross beams. Subsidiary features: Limestone rubble wall with ashlar coping
extends approx. 7m. to right. In C18 the building had entries in the end walls.
The ox byre with its roof, consisting of bundles of faggots bound with withies,
is a rare survival.
Listing NGR: SP3625009625
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