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Pike Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Tew, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9821 / 51°58'55"N

Longitude: -1.4294 / 1°25'45"W

OS Eastings: 439282

OS Northings: 231667

OS Grid: SP392316

Mapcode National: GBR 6SB.RDQ

Mapcode Global: VHBZ4.5FNW

Entry Name: Pike Cottage

Listing Date: 24 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1368201

English Heritage Legacy ID: 251841

Location: Great Tew, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Great Tew

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Great Tew

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

GREAT TEW B4031
SP33SE (North side)
2/30 Pike Cottage
24/09/85
GV II

Toll house, now cottage. c.1800. Coursed squared marlstone with wooden lintels;
Welsh-slate roof with limestone ashlar stack. Single-unit plan. 2 storeys.
Symmetrical front has a central door between 2-light casements, with a single
similar casement at first floor. Pyramid roof. The stack rising from the rear
has a moulded cap similar to other cottages of the Great Tew estate. Interior:
beam and joists are chamfered with run-out stops. Large open fireplace with
cambered bressumer and bread oven. Flanking, winder stair, now largely
demolished. The Swerford/Aynho road was turnpiked in 1768, but altered before
1808 and the cottage built at new junction. It is shown on map of 1808.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.XI, p.223).


Listing NGR: SP3928231667

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