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The Bull Inn, Launton

Description: The Bull Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 243471

OS Grid Reference: SP6089622470
OS Grid Coordinates: 460896, 222470
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8975, -1.1164

Location: Bicester Road, Launton, Oxfordshire OX6 0DQ

Locality: Launton
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX6 0DQ

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Listing Text

(South side)

13/86 The Bull Inn

- II

Public house. C17 and early C18. Coursed limestone rubble with wooden lintels;
colourwashed rubble, brick and timber framing with brick nogging; plain-tile and
thatch roofs with brick gable stacks. Long range of at least 2 builds. 2 storeys
plus attics and one storey plus attics. Higher C18 rubble section has a 4-window
front with tall casements at first floor (the middle windows blocked), renewed
windows at ground floor (one a single-light) and the entrance in the right bay.
Tiled roof with a small roof dormer, has linked gable stacks (3 to left and 2 to
right) and the boxed eaves are carried on a moulded wooden cove. Long thatched
section to right, curving forwards, has irregular altered fenestration in rubble
and brick walls, but the bay to extreme left is timber framed and has some
herringbone nogging. Roof is half-hipped to right and has one small dormer.
Interior: chamfered beams; open fireplace.
(V.C.H.: 0xfordshire, Vol.VI, p.233).

Listing NGR: SP6089622470

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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