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Dragon House, Deddington

Description: Dragon House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 243866

OS Grid Reference: SP4672731767
OS Grid Coordinates: 446727, 231767
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9824, -1.3210

Location: Victoria Terrace, Deddington, Oxfordshire OX15 0TT

Locality: Deddington
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX15 0TT

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Listing Text

(North side)
8/142 Dragon House

House. C17, re-fronted early/mid C18. Coursed squared marlstone with ashlar
dressings; Welsh-slate roof with stone-and-brick end stacks. L plan. 2 storeys
plus attic. Regular 3-window front has the doorway, with C20 door and flat
canopy, set to left of centre, and has small 12-pane sashes with thick glazing
bars; all openings have ashlar flat arches with projecting keyblocks, the lower
keyblocks linked to a storeyband. Both stacks have ashlar plinths, and the left
stack also retains the ashlar shaft raised in brick. Rear has a 3-light
stone-mullioned window with label, now partly converted to a doorway. Rear wing
returns from right and has casements. Interior: large C17 open fireplace with a
Tudor-arched head formed in the chamfered bressumer; winder stair adjoining
chimneybreast and rising to attics; butt-purlin roof with cambered collars to
the trusses; C18 arched display niche with fluted pilasters and serpentine

Listing NGR: SP4672731767

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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