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Station House Approximately 15 Metres North West of Level Crossing, Bicester

Description: Station House Approximately 15 Metres North West of Level Crossing

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 243536

OS Grid Reference: SP5872222042
OS Grid Coordinates: 458722, 222042
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8938, -1.1481

Location: London Road, Bicester, Oxfordshire OX6 7BU

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

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Listing Text

SP5822S (West side)
3/61 Station House approx. 15m. NW
of level crossing

Former station-master's house. c.1850. Coursed squared limestone with ashlar
dressings; plain-tile roofs with rubble and brick stacks. Z-shaped plan. One
storey plus attics. Tudor style. Front breaks forward to right in a gabled cross
wing, which contains a Tudor-arched doorway with a 4-panel door plus, at each
floor, a 2-light small-pane casement with chamfered stone surround, wood mullion
and 4-centred relieving arch. Lateral stack, rising from right return wall, has
a rubble base and 2 tall brick diagonal shafts. Gabled return wall of blind
section to left has aligned windows of 3 and 2 lights, and a further
double-shafted lateral stack rises to rear. Central rear wing is in similar
style. Gables have plain bargeboards with moulded apex pendants. Interior not
inspected. Part of the London and North Western Railway which opened 1850.

Listing NGR: SP5872222042

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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