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25, Holywell Street, Oxford

Description: 25, Holywell Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 January 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 245566

OS Grid Reference: SP5173306532
OS Grid Coordinates: 451733, 206532
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7551, -1.2519

Location: Holywell Street, Oxford OX1 3SB

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

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Listing Text

(North Side)
No 25
SP 5106 NE 6/205 12.1.54.
House. RCHM 204. Probably originally C17 but has been altered. 3-storeyed
stuccoed timber-framing on a stone plinth with cellars, a moulded eaves
cornice and a parapet. There is an overhang at the lst floor with a moulded
cornice. The ground floor has 2 3-light windows, 1 with casements, the
other with sashes. The front doorway has a moulded wood frame with a scroll
bracketed hood. The 1st and 2nd floors have 2 bay windows with double sashes
with glazing bars in moulded wood frames. Connected with this house on the
North is a small C16-C17 2-storeyed rubble house with modern brick coping
and a Welsh slate roof in which is a dormer with a 2-light casement window;
it has 2 brick stacks; the ground floor facing North has a 4-light stone-framed
moulded mullioned and transomed window, to the East of which is a recessed
opening with a 4-centred head (probably a blocked doorway), over this is
a square label; in the 1st floor, facing North, is a 4-light stone mullioned
and transomed window; on the roughcast West gable end is a projecting stack;
the gable on the North East is patched in brick and has a 3-light stone mullioned
window in it; this building is included in the grading II. Interior: RCHM
p 181 a. The house on the North includes some C17 panelling, doors and a

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

Listing NGR: SP5172606533

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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