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Roebuck Inn, Drayton

Description: Roebuck Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 244554

OS Grid Reference: SP4287541940
OS Grid Coordinates: 442875, 241940
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0742, -1.3758

Location: Queen's Crescent, Drayton, Oxfordshire OX15 6EN

Locality: Drayton
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX15 6EN

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Listing Text

SP 4241
(North side)
11/267 Roebuck Inn
Inn. Late C17 with C20 additions and alterations. 2 builds. Squared coursed
ironstone. Steeply pitched C20-tile roofs. Brick ridge and end stacks. Left
part, One-unit plan. 2 stormy plus attic. C20 windows and skylight. Single
storey additions. Coped stone gable on left. Right part. 2-unit plan. 2 storeys
plus attic. 2-window range. Approximately central entrance has square headed
doorway with moulded stone architraves and a cornice. Egg and dart decoration.
Original ledged and battened wood door with strap hinges. C20 hood. Entrance is
flanked by 2-light simple splay stone-mullioned windows with partly renewed hood
moulds and label stops. Small opening casement within mullion on left. First
floor has 2 similar windows partly above eaves. C20 skylight. Coped stone gablet
with moulded kneelers on right. Right gable has C20 windows in original
openings, which have stone flat arches. Interior rids stop-chamfered beams, stone
angle fireplace, circular stairwell leading to cellar and another to first
(Photographs in N.M.R.; Wood-Jones, R.B.: Traditional Domestic architecture in
the Banbury Region, 1963, p270; VCH: Oxfordshire, Vol IX, p104)

Listing NGR: SP4287541940

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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