When these two listed cottages on this Oxfordshire Estate were sadly destroyed by fire, NBW was brought in to advise on redevelopment options. As the fire damaged the buildings beyond repair, it was negotiated with English Heritage to de-list the property. It was decided that replacement with slightly larger cottages was the most feasible answer and they now complete the farmyard setting in this small hamlet.

The materials of flint and hand made brick and clay tiles were carefully chosen to fit into this quintissential Chilterns setting.  The detailing picked up aspects of the previous building such as the bay window, brick arches and brick quions.

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