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Description: Wroxton Hotel Including Suites 1, 2 and 3
Date Listed: 8 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 244819
OS Grid Reference: SP4172341898
OS Grid Coordinates: 441723, 241898
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0739, -1.3927
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WROXTON STRATFORD ROAD
10/262 Wroxton Hotel including suites
08/12/55 1, 2 and 3
(Formerly listed as Wroxton
Cottage and Cottage adjacent
and at N of Wroxton Cottage)
4 cottages/houses, now hotel. C17 to C19. Datestone IS/1736. Coursed squared
ironstone. C19 part has finely jointed ashlar ironstone. 3 parts have steeply
pitched thatched roofs, the C19 part on the south facing the main road has a
steeply pitched slate roof. Brick ridge stacks on stone bases and stone ridge
and end stacks. North part: single-unit plan, single storey. C20 bow window and
C20 door. Part attached to south and on corner. 3-unit plan. 2 storeys. 4-window
range. A canted bay window on left, three 3-light wood casements on right with
stone flat arches. First floor has four 3-light wood casements with wrought-iron
casement fasteners and springs. Painted wood lintels. Ironstone quoins. C19
part. 2-unit plan. 2 storeys. 3-window range. Entrance on right has thatched
stone porch. C20 door and overlight. Tripartite sash with horns to left with
keyblock stone lintel. 3 sashes with horns on first floor. C19 part parallel to
C19 range facing main road: 3-unit plan. 2 storeys plus attic. 2-window range.
Various C20 doors including French doors on first floor balcony reached by
external staircase. Wood casements. Half-dormers. Suites 1, 2 and 3: house now
part of hotel. Late C17/early C18. Coursed squared ironstone rubble. Steeply
pitched C20-tile roof. Brick end stack on moulded stone base. 2-unit plan with
single-storey, single-unit extension on right. Main part. 2 storeys, 2-window
range. Entrance on right has a C20 door and stone lintel. Blocked entrance to
left. C20 metal casements with stone flat arches on ground floor and painted
wood lintel on first floor. Extension has a 2-light wooden fixed window with
wood lintel and a blocked entrance with wood lintel. Ironstone quoins.
(VCH: Oxfordshire, Vol IX, p171)
Listing NGR: SP4172341898
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