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Thames House, Bicester

Description: Thames House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 March 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 243543

OS Grid Reference: SP5852522401
OS Grid Coordinates: 458525, 222401
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8971, -1.1509

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

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Listing Text

SP5822S (North side)
3/68 Nos.13 and 14 (Thames House)
20/03/70 (Formerly listed as Nos.13 and

Shop and dwelling, now shops and offices. Probably early C18. Limestone ashlar
and rubble; roughcast timber framing; plain-tile roofs with brick gable stacks.
Double-depth plan with short rear wing. 2 storeys plus attic. Roughcast front,
with richly-moulded wooden cornice, has 4 irregularly-spaced tall windows at
first floor, and has 3 flat-headed roof dormers with moulded cornices; C20 shop
fronts. Left gable wall is ashlar with a pair of narrow windows at first floor.
Steep-pitched 2-span roof. Rear is rubble and has a short wing returning from
right end. Interior: large stair hall at first floor has an early-C19 stair with
ramped handrail and turned newels.

Listing NGR: SP5852022400

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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