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The Old Parsonage, Oxford

Description: The Old Parsonage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 January 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 245290

OS Grid Reference: SP5114107013
OS Grid Coordinates: 451141, 207013
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7595, -1.2604

Location: Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 6NN

Locality: Oxford
Local Authority: Oxford City Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX2 6NN

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Nos 1 & 3
(The Old Parsonage)
SP 5107 SW 3/109 12.1.54.
RCHM 188. Early C17 in origin; the whole has been restored and there are
modern additions. East elevation. 2-storeyed coursed rubble with 2 gables,
stone copings, ball finials and a stone slate roof. Moulded string at the
1st and 2nd floors. There is a central renewed moulded stone stack and one
at the North end, The ground floor has 3 stone doorways with 4-centred
heads, moulded jambs and spandrels, that on the South being renewed. In
a spandrel of the centre doorway is the date 1659. The 1st floor has 2
4-mullioned windows. In each gable is a 3-light casement window with a moulded
stone cornice. On the North West is a 2 storeyed modern red brick addition
and on the North West angle is another 2-storeyed roughcast addition. On
the South West of No 1 is a 2-storeyed roughcast extension. On the West
of the ancient range are 2 large restored gables having a 4-light stone mullioned
window in the North one and in the South one a 2-light similar window; the
gables have modern wood bargeboards. Interior:- RCHM 179 b.
Includes some original fireplaces and some early Cl8 panelling. History.
For condition of exterior in 1820, see J C Buckler's drawing in Bodleian
MS Don a 3 I 41 and 42.

Listing NGR: SP5114007018

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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