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Elephant and Castle Hotel, Banbury

Description: Elephant and Castle Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 244427

OS Grid Reference: SP4621740620
OS Grid Coordinates: 446217, 240620
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0620, -1.3273

Location: Merton Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 4QQ

Locality: Banbury
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX16 4QQ

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Listing Text

SP4640NW (East side)
8/127 No.6 (Elephant and Castle
- II

House, now hotel and public house. Late C17/early C18. Regular coursed ironstone
rubble. Steeply pitched slate roof. Ironstone copings to left and right.
Ironstone quoins. Brick ridge and end stacks to right on rendered stone bases. 2
storeys plus attic. 3-window range. 3-unit plan. Central entrance has 4-centred
arched doorway with chamfered soffit and jambs. C20 door. Doorway is flanked by
C20 windows with chamfered wooden lintels. 3 similar renewed C20 windows to
first floor have chamfered wooden lintels. 2 flat-roofed roof dormers. 2-storey
extension to rear left: ironstone with slate roof. Plank door to left with
wooden lintel. C20 windows to ground and first floor. Interior not inspected.
Large red brick extension attached to the right is not of special architectural

Listing NGR: SP4621740620

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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