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Stow House, Bicester

Description: Stow House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 March 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 243519

OS Grid Reference: SP5820122363
OS Grid Coordinates: 458201, 222363
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8968, -1.1556

Location: 1 King's End, Bicester, Oxfordshire OX6 7DR

Locality: Bicester
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX6 7DR

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Listing Text

SP5822S (South side)
3/45 No.1 (Stow House)


House. Late C17, altered C19. Coursed limestone rubble with wooden lintels;
fish-scale tile roof with brick end stacks. L-plan. 2 storeys plus attics.
2-window front has a 4-panel door to left of centre, a tripartite sash to right,
and has 9-pane sashes at first floor. Steep-pitched roof has a 2-light roof
dormer to right. Left gable wall steps around a chimney projection, carrying C18
paired stacks, and has two 9-pane sashes plus a datestone inscribed "168(?)",
Rear has further sashes and a dormer, plus a gabled stair projection which
adjoins the rear wing. Interior: 2-storey stair hall with early-C19 stair; upper
flight of winder stair; butt-purlin roof.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.VI, p.20).

Listing NGR: SP5819822363

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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