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102 and 103, High Street (See Details for Further Address Information), Oxford

Description: 102 and 103, High Street (See Details for Further Address Information)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 January 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 245525

OS Grid Reference: SP5158806216
OS Grid Coordinates: 451588, 206216
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7523, -1.2541

Location: Oriel Street, Oxford OX1 4ER

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

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Nos 102 & 103
SP 5106 SE 9/371 12.1.54.
(With Nos 1 and 2 ORIEL STREET). House and shop. Probably one building.
RCHM 66. Built between 1713 and 1738 by William Ives, apothecary, but has
been altered. 3 or 4-storeyed stuccoed timber-framing with cellars. North
elevation. East range is of 3 storeys and has in the lst floor a (possibly
altered) 3-light sash window 2 Corinthian pilasters and a moulded entablature.
The 2nd floor has a 3-light sash window in a moulded frame
above which is a pediment, the cornice of which is bracketed. The West range
iO of 4 storeys;in the lst and 2nd floors is a 3-light sash window in a moulded
frame with an architrave; there is a bold projecting modillioned eaves cornice
above which is a wood balcony; the top floor has two sash windows. The East
elevation (Nos 1 and 2 Oriel Street) is 3-storeyed stuccoed timber-framing.
In the lst floor are 2 sash windows with cornices, 2 plain sash windows
and a 3-light sash window, all of which appear to be Cl8. There is a modern
shop front to the ground floor. History. For leases and tenants and the
builder, see Oxford History Society. 85 (1926), 209-lO.

All listed bui1dings on the South Side form a group.

Listing NGR: SP5158806216

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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