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Oriel House, Shenington with Alkerton

Description: Oriel House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 244636

OS Grid Reference: SP3722042802
OS Grid Coordinates: 437220, 242802
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0823, -1.4583

Location: Kenhill Road, Shenington, Oxfordshire OX15 6NH

Locality: Shenington with Alkerton
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX15 6NH

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Listing Text

SP 3642-3742
(East side)
7/80 Oriel House
House. C17 and C18 with C20 alterations. Finely jointed squared, coursed
ironstone. Steeply pitched tiled roof. Stone ridge and end stacks on chamfered
stone bases. L plan. 2 storeys plus attic. Entrance off-centre to left now
blocked with inserted 2-light casement with stone flat arch. To left a tall
3-light window with small opening casement with wrought-iron casement fastener.
To right 2 tall 3-light windows with wrought-iron casement fasteners and stone
flat arches. First floor has three 2-light C20 imitation wood mullioned and
transomed windows. Rear. Main block has 16-pane sashes and casements. Rear wing
has a wide 6-light wood framed window on the ground floor and tall 2-light
windows with metal casements and wood lintels on the first floor. Interior.
Stop-chamfered beams in rear wing, wide fireplace with chamfered bressumer and
plank door. C18 main block has windows with partly panelled reveals and window
seats. C18 stair.

Listing NGR: SP3722042802

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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