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92 and 93, High Street, Oxford

Description: 92 and 93, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 January 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 245523

OS Grid Reference: SP5165206241
OS Grid Coordinates: 451652, 206241
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7525, -1.2531

Location: High Street, Oxford OX1 4BJ

Locality: Oxford
Local Authority: Oxford City Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX1 4BJ

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Nos 92 & 93
SP 5106 SE 9/362 12.1.54.
House and bank. Late C18 4-storeyed ashlar. The ground floor is rusticated
and has 6 semi-circular arched recessed windows with sashes and 3 doorways
of similar heads. Above the ground floor the house is of two buildings.
That on the East, No 92, has four tall windows in moulded stone frames with
sahhes and bracketed moulded entablatures with alternative segmental and
straight pediments. There is a stone band at the 2nd floor in which are
5 sash windows in moulded stone frames. Above these is a moulded and modillioned
and dentilled cornice and in the 3rd floor above are five sash windows in
plain reveals with moulded cornices; there is a small parapet above. No
93, on the West, is similar in style but lower in height and has in the 1st
floor 4 tall sash windows in the plain stone frames with moulded semi-circular
heads. There are stone stacks with moulded shafts. History. Built by Mr
J Parsons, banker in 1775 partly on the site of George Hall.

All the listed buildings on the South Side form a group.

Listing NGR: SP5166806246

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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