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4 and 5, Kybald Street, Oxford

Description: 4 and 5, Kybald Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 January 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 245608

OS Grid Reference: SP5167406160
OS Grid Coordinates: 451674, 206160
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7518, -1.2528

Location: 3 Kybald Street, Oxford OX1 4ET

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

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Listing Text

(North Side)
Nos 4 & 5
SP 5106 SE 9/359 12.1.54.
An inscription panel states "In fulfillment of the charitable intentions
of John Parsons Esq. Alderman of this City who died February 12 1814 this
Almshouse for four poor men and four poor women was erected and endowed
in the year 18l6". 2-storeyed coursed rubble on a stone moulded plinth
with a moulded string at the 1st floor and under the parapet, which latter
rises in the centre to take the inscription panel. The ground and 1st floors
have 4 2-light stone mullioned windows with square moulded labels. There
are two front doorways with 4-centred heads and moulded square labels. (For
a drawing by J C Buckler in 1821 see Bodl. MS. Don a.3.I.51).

All the listed buildings in Kybald Street form a group.

Listing NGR: SP5167406160

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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