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Rectory, Oxford

Description: Rectory

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 12 January 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 245666

OS Grid Reference: SP5268803478
OS Grid Coordinates: 452688, 203478
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7276, -1.2385

Location: Mill Lane, Oxford OX4 4EJ

Locality: Oxford
Local Authority: Oxford City Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX4 4EJ

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Listing Text

(West Side)
SP 5203 SE 15/67 12.1.54.
RCHM 258 with a plan. Rectangular plan with the long axis North and South
and with an East wing and other additions. The South range of the main North-South
block is probably Cl3 and the North range added in Cl6. The East wing was
added probably in Cl7. Two and partly 3-storeyed rubble with a stone slate
roof and brick shafts. On the East elevation in the North range, are two
projecting stacks and 2 Cl6 stone mullioned windows; the North range has
a moulded string at the 1st floor, and 3-and 6-light C16 windows on the West;
the square-headed stone doorway has a label and moulded jambs. The North
elevation has on the North-East angle a staircase projection with a modern
corridor on its East side; the windows here are Cl6. Interior:- RCHM page
185b. Includes a Cl3 opening reset in the East wall of the South range,
which may possibly have come from the anchorite's cell known to have been
on the South side of the chancel of Iffley Church (Notes and Queries Volumn
187 (1944) pages 292-3). There is some Cl7 panelling, a plaster ceiling
and some exposed roof timbers in the South range. The whole restored and
altered 1959.

The Rectory forms a group with Court House, the Church and Church Cottage,
Church Way.

Listing NGR: SP5268703479

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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