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Castle House, Banbury

Description: Castle House

Grade: II
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

Location: Bolton Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5NG

Locality: Banbury
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX16 5NG

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Listing Text

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

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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