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Ox Byre and Attached Wall Approximately 30 Metres Souteast East of Manor Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Witney, Oxfordshire

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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

Plus Code: 9C3WQGMF+MJ

Entry Name: Ox Byre and Attached Wall Approximately 30 Metres Souteast East of Manor Farmhouse

Listing Date: 3 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367921

English Heritage Legacy ID: 252638

Location: Witney, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX28

County: 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

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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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