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7 and 8, Market Square, Bicester

Description: 7 and 8, Market Square

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 March 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 243552

OS Grid Reference: SP5857922403
OS Grid Coordinates: 458579, 222403
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8971, -1.1501

Location: London Road, Bicester, Oxfordshire OX6 7AA

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

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Listing Text

SP5822S (East side)
3/77 Nos.7 and 8

Shop and dwelling. Late C18/early C19. Rendered and limestone-rubble walls;
Welsh-slate roof with brick end stacks. Main range plus rear wing with adjoining
carriage entry. 3 storeys. Rendered 4-window front is rusticated at ground floor
and roughcast above, and has storeybands and flanking vertical strips.
First-floor and second-floor windows have 12- and 9-pane sashes with stone sills
on moulded brackets; right half of ground-floor has a tripartite sash and a
4-panel door with overlight; left half has a C19 shop front with 2 large canted
bay windows linked by a fascia and moulded cornice. Right corner of front is
rounded and returns to a rubble rear wing. A small rendered extension projects
over the double-doored vehicular entry to right, and has a 12-pane sash and an
old plain-tile roof. Interiors not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP5859722384

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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