Description: 15 and 16, Market Square
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
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BICESTER MARKET SQUARE
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
Source: English Heritage
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