Description: Grimsbury Manor
Date Listed: 8 July 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 244333
OS Grid Reference: SP4625341715
OS Grid Coordinates: 446253, 241715
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0719, -1.3266
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BANBURY GRIMSBURY GREEN
SP44SE (North side)
2/42 Grimsbury Manor
08/07/75 (Formerly listed as Grimsbury
House. 1836 for E.L. Fisher. Ironstone ashlar. Hipped Welsh slate roof. Stone
ridge stacks. 2 storeys. 3-window range. Gothic and classical styles. Central
entrance has pedimented porch with Tuscan columns. Doorway has chamfered soffit
and jambs, and cambered keystoned head. Panelled doors, partly glazed. To left,
tall 2-light pointed arched openings with French doors. Square hood mould with
shield label stop. 2-light pointed arched window to right, with square hood
mould and head stops. 3 similar 2-light windows to first floor. Large
gable-front dormer has similar windows. All windows have diamond shaped glazing
bars. Flanking pilasters through ground and first floor. Left end has 2 canted
bay windows. Interior: shutters.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, 1974, p.444; Beesley, A., History of
Banbury. 1841, p.238).
Listing NGR: SP4625341715
Source: English Heritage
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