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Old Corner House and Attached Wall, Deddington

Description: Old Corner House and Attached Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 243918

OS Grid Reference: SP4666631729
OS Grid Coordinates: 446666, 231729
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9821, -1.3219

Location: Bull Ring, Deddington, Oxfordshire OX15 0SF

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

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Listing Text

(West side)
8/192 Old Corner House and attached
08/12/55 wall
(Formerly listed as The Corner
House. Probably C17 and late C18/early C19. Marlstone ashlar with some limestone
dressings; Stonesfield-slate and Welsh-slate roofs with ashlar lateral stack.
L-plan in 2 builds. 2 storeys plus attic and 2 storeys. Left half of front is
the 2-storey slate-roofed former wing of The Hermitage (q.v.) to left, and has a
12-pane sash at each floor. A recessed timber-framed section of c.1900
containing panelled double doors links to the earlier range, the gable wall of
which forms the right half of the front; it has a large 4-light C19 window at
ground floor, with ovolo-moulded mullions and transom, but has a smaller 3-light
transomed window above and a 2-light mullioned window in the gable which may be
C17. A moulded plinth returns to both sides, and the gable parapet has
triangular copings with moulded projecting kneelers. The right side wall
continues beyond the range as a high wall. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP4666631729

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Source: English Heritage

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