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1, Holywell Street, Oxford

Description: 1, Holywell Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 January 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 245545

OS Grid Reference: SP5191806508
OS Grid Coordinates: 451918, 206508
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7549, -1.2492

Location: St Cross Road, Oxford OX1 3SA

Locality: Oxford
Local Authority: Oxford City Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX1 3SA

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Listing Text

(North Side)
No 1
SP 5106 NE 6/224 12.1.54.
House. Probaly re-cased late in Cl8; the earlier building may be Cl7, judging
from East wall. 3-storeyed stuccoed rubble on an ashlar base with cellars.
The dressings are also of ashlar. As a centre-piece in the ground and lst
floors is a front doorway in stucco with coved imposts and a semi-circular
arch, over which is a moulded stone bracketed hood. Above this is a slightly projection
projecting stone moulded frame to a sash window with a pediment and scrolled
consoles to the architrave. There is plain coping at the top of the parapet.
Modern brick stacks. 5 sash windows with glazing bars in stone frames, architraves
and cills. For drawing made in 1822 by J C Buckler shewing the then exterior,
see Bodl M S Don a. 3 II. 3l.

All the listed buidings on the North Side form a group.

Listing NGR: SP5191806508

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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