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Description: Linden House
Date Listed: 9 April 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 244485
OS Grid Reference: SP4527240377
OS Grid Coordinates: 445272, 240377
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0599, -1.3411
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BANBURY SOUTH BAR STREET
SP4540SW (West side)
9/185 No.55 (Linden House)
09/04/52 (Formerly listed as No.55)
House, now offices. Early C18, later remodelled. Rear range probably C17: former
houses and stabling, now offices. Ironstone ashlar. Steeply pitched stone slate
roof. Brick ridge and end stacks on rendered stone bases. 2 storeys plus attic.
4-window range. Entrance off-centre to left has a Gibbs surround, 4-panelled
door and overlight. 3 tripartite sashes to ground floor. First floor has 4
tripartite sashes with glazing bars. 4 attic dormers with raking roofs. 5
pilaster strips through both floors. Flat band. Moulded, dentilled stone eaves
cornice. Ironstone copings. Elevation to West Bar Street, former stable block:
regular coursed ironstone rubble, slate roof. 2 brick ridge stacks on stone
bases. 6-panelled door with 2 glazed panels to left. Fanlight. Oriel window
above. Ground floor has one, and first floor has 2 wood-mullioned and transomed
windows. Several blocked windows and door openings with original wooden lintels.
Interior: C18 fireplaces, panelling, and upper part of staircase. Cellar.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, 1974, p.441; V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.X,
Listing NGR: SP4526840380
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Source: English Heritage
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