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28, Holywell Street, Oxford

Description: 28, Holywell Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 January 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 245569

OS Grid Reference: SP5171106533
OS Grid Coordinates: 451711, 206533
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7551, -1.2522

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 28
SP 5106 NE 6/202 12.1.54.
House. RCHM 203, where it is stated that it was built circa 1661 and that
the front has been remodelled. 3-storeyed stuccoed timber-framing on a stone
base with cellars, a moulded eaves cornice, parapet and brick stacks. On
either side of the front doorway is a splayed bay window carried up to the
2nd floor in which are sashes with glazing bars in moulded and reeded wood
frames. The doorway has an early C19 reeded frame and architraves with a
rectangular panel over it. At the back the walls are of ashlar and there
is a rainwater-head dated 1662. Interior: RCHM p 181 a. Includes contemporary
panelling, a fireplace and overmantel (dated 1661) and a late C17 staircase.

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

Listing NGR: SP5171106533

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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