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Unicorn Hotel, Banbury

Description: Unicorn Hotel

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 9 April 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 244424

OS Grid Reference: SP4558940623
OS Grid Coordinates: 445589, 240623
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0621, -1.3364

Location: Parson's Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5LJ

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

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Listing Text

SP4540NE (South side)
7/124 No.20 (Unicorn Hotel)
09/04/52 (Formerly listed as No.20
(Unicorn Inn))

Inn. Mid C17 with later C18 addition to left. C17 right part; mixed construction
including painted brick ground floor and stuccoed first floor. Slate roof. Brick
ridge stack. 2 storeys, single-window width. Ground floor has 2 casement windows
flanking porch. 5-light casement to first floor and a rendered casement to attic
dormer. External staircase to left part. Interior: wooden winder stair, C17
blocked wooden mullioned window with original glass, plank door, stop-chamfered
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.X, p.33; Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, 1974,
p.439; Potts, W.: A History of Banbury, 1958, p.203).

Listing NGR: SP4558940623

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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