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15 and 16, Market Square, Bicester

Description: 15 and 16, Market Square

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 March 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 243544

OS Grid Reference: SP5850722397
OS Grid Coordinates: 458507, 222397
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8971, -1.1511

Location: B4100, Bicester, Oxfordshire OX6 7AD

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

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Listing Text

SP5822S (North side)
3/69 Nos.15 and 16

Shops and dwelling, now shops and offices. Early C1S, or possibly partly
earlier, altered early C19. Rendered and limestone-rubble walls; old plain-tile
roof with brick stacks. L-plan. 2 storeys plus attic. Rendered 3-window front
has a first-floor storeyband, and a plain parapet rising from a deep band,
probably originally moulded; central adjoining entrance doors are flanked by
stucco pilasters and share an entablature; outer bays have 2-storey bay windows
- to left rectangular, and to right canted and probably earlier; middle window
at first floor is a tripartite sash, set to right-of centre. Steep-pitched roof
has 3 hipped roof dormers. Further bay, from which rubble rear wing returns, is
set behind Nos.13 and 14 (q.v.) and there is a 3-storey link in the angle
between the properties. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP5850922402

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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