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Latitude: 51.9608 / 51°57'38"N
Longitude: -1.4249 / 1°25'29"W
OS Eastings: 439610
OS Northings: 229298
OS Grid: SP396292
Mapcode National: GBR 6SR.0KQ
Mapcode Global: VHBZ4.8Z18
Plus Code: 9C3WXH6G+82
Entry Name: The Post Office
Listing Date: 27 August 1956
Last Amended: 18 May 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1368189
English Heritage Legacy ID: 251889
Location: Great Tew, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7
Civil Parish: Great Tew
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Great Tew
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
GREAT TEN THE GREEN
SP3929 (East side)
10/77 Nos.22, 23 and The Post Office
27/08/56 (Formerly listed as Cottage
No.22, Cottage No.23)
Row of 2 cottages and a shop. C17, extended C18 and re-modelled early C19.
Coursed marlstone rubble with some ashlar dressings; thatch roofs with rendered
stacks. Single-unit plans plus added rear wing. One storey plus attic. Front has
3-light stone-mullioned windows with labels to centre and right units, above
which wall rises to contain small 2-light dormer casements; left bay (shop) has
a large ashlar 4-light canted bay window with moulded stone mullions. Doorways
between units have chamfered stone basket-arched surrounds below labels with
carved lozenge stops; a similar lower door to extreme left is the shop entrance.
All decorative features are probably early C19. Windows have lattice glazing.
C18 wing to rear of No.22 (right) has renewed windows. Interiors not inspected
but No.23 noted as having a raised-crick: roof structure.
(County Sites and Monuments Record; Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.627).
Listing NGR: SP3961029298
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