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Dodd Insurance Brokers, Banbury

Description: Dodd Insurance Brokers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 November 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 244411

OS Grid Reference: SP4559240688
OS Grid Coordinates: 445592, 240688
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0627, -1.3364

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

SP454ONE (North side)
7/112 No.24 (Dodd Insurance Brokers)
22/11/73 Corn Hill
(Formerly listed as Nos.23 and

House, now office. One of a pair built in 1866 by William Wilkinson of Oxford,
for W.J. Douglas, owner of Castle House (q.v.). Red, white, black and blue brick
with dressings of 2 different stones. Gothic style,hipped,slated roof with finials &
ornamental ridge. Brick twin-shafted lateral stacks. 2 storeys plus attic.
Narrow frontage. Ground floor has heavily carved foliated stone capital to
pillar between sashes. First floor has a paired sash window. Flat roofed attic
dormer. Brick and stone corner turret to right. Wrought iron balcony and
continuous stone hood mould to first floor windows. Entrance to side. Noted as
being a rare example, together with No.23 of a folly or double cottage orne.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, 1974, p.440; V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.X.

Listing NGR: SP4559240688

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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