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The Old Almshouses, Wroxton

Description: The Old Almshouses

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 244748

OS Grid Reference: SP4170941862
OS Grid Coordinates: 441709, 241862
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0736, -1.3929

Locality: Wroxton
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX15 6QE

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Listing Text

(West side)
10/191 The Old Almshouses
House. Late C17/early C18. Coursed squared ironstone. Steeply pitched wheat
straw roof. Brick ridge stacks. 3-unit plan. Single storey plus attic. 2-window
range. Elevation to Stratford Road has 2 small single-light windows on ground
floor and a one-light C18 metal casement and a 2-light C20 metal casement to
attic. Painted wood lintels. Gable on left has a 3-light C18 metal casement in
wood frame with a painted, chamfered wood lintel. Rear. Renewed plank door in
moulded wood frame. 2-, 3- and 4-light C20 casements with renewed wood lintels.
Interior said to have beams and inglenook fireplaces. Important corner site at
the juntion of Stratford Road and Church Street. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP4170941862

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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