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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1048774



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Oxfordshire

District: Vale of White Horse

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Ashbury

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 11-Dec-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 250648

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ASHBURY CHAPEL ROAD SU28NE 5/16 Rose Cottage and Eastwood


Rose Cottage: farmhouse now house. C15 hall house without cross wings, remodelled mid/late C16 Squared chalk brought to course over sarsen base; thatched roof, brick stack. C15 4-bay hall house; first floor and chimney stack backing onto screens passage was inserted in mid-late C16 forming 3-unit cross passage plan, 4-window range. Brick segmental arches over C20 door and casements. Half-hippped roof; ridge stack. Interior: Mid C16 panelled parlour with chamfered and stopped beams and joists. Kitchen fireplace backing onto cross passage has mid C16 moulded bressumer and fire beam. 4-bay, raised cruck trusses with plated yoke. Eastwood (behind Rose Cottage): late C16/early C17 squared chalk brought to course on sarsen and brick base: thatched roof; brick stacks. 3-unit plan, converted into 2 cottages in C18. 1 1/2-storey, 4-window range. C20 casements, one blocking door, mid/late C18 five-light leaded casements to first floor. Early C19 4-panelled (2 glazed) door. Half-hipped roof; gable stack and stack adjoining Rose Cottage. Interior: chamfered beam with scrolled stop. 3-bay collar-truss roof with butt purlins. In c.1777 Thomas Stock was given this cottage by the Craven Estate for use as a Sunday School, claimed to be the first in England.

Listing NGR: SU2639085133

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National Grid Reference: SU 26392 85127


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