Description: Castle House
Date Listed: 7 October 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 244410
OS Grid Reference: SP4559940718
OS Grid Coordinates: 445599, 240718
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0630, -1.3363
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BANBURY MARKET PLACE
SP4540NE (North side)
7/111 No.25 (Castle House) Corn Hill
07/10/69 (Formerly listed as No.25)
House. C18 or earlier, remodelled C19. Ironstone ashlar. Steeply pitched Welsh
slate roof. 2 renewed brick end stacks. 2 storeys plus attic. 7-window range.
Central entrance has 6-panelled door with keystoned moulded doorcase and moulded
hood. Doorway is flanked by 3 sashes with keystoned heads and glazing bars. 6
similar windows to first floor. Central door opening on to balcony has margin
lights. 2 gabled attic dormers only partially visible. Moulded string courses to
first and attic floors. Panelled parapet with moulded coping and sundial. Stone
copings. Blocked 2-light stone mullioned window with hood mould to right end.
C19 stucco rear elevation. Interior: C19 elliptical staircase. C19 ceiling band
in hall. C18 doors and doorcases. C19 floor tiles.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.X, p.31; Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, 1974,
Listing NGR: SP4559940718
Source: English Heritage
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