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Description: Sycamore Terrace
Date Listed: 8 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 244255
OS Grid Reference: SP4283535674
OS Grid Coordinates: 442835, 235674
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0178, -1.3772
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BLOXHAM KING'S ROAD
SP4235 (West side)
9/151 Nos.1 to 5 (Sycamore Terrace)
08/12/55 (Formerly listed as Sycamore
Terrace (row of 8 Tenements)
Shown on O.S. map as King's Street.
Row of 8 tenements, now 5 cottages. C16, C17 and C19. Regular coursed ironstone
rubble. Thatched roof. 6 brick stacks to ends and ridge. Each cottage of single
storey plus attic and either 2-unit or single-unit plan. Nos.l and 2 have c20
doors and windows to King's Road. Nos. 3 to 5 inclusive have some original 2-
and 3-light stone mullioned windows with hood moulds and label stops or metal
casements. Swept attic dormers. Re-set sculptured stone to No.3. Interior: The
row is noted as incorporating a 3-bay C16 house. One original truss survives of
principals with short curved feet. In the C19 the terrace was converted into
Weaver's Cottages. The group was remodelled in 1956.(Wood-Jones, R.B.,
Traditional Domestic Architecture in the Banbury Region, 1963, pp.62-3, 279;
V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.IX, p.57).
Listing NGR: SP4283535674
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Source: English Heritage
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