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1-7, Oriel Square, Oxford

Description: 1-7, Oriel Square

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 January 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 245705

OS Grid Reference: SP5158406156
OS Grid Coordinates: 451584, 206156
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7517, -1.2541

Location: Oriel Street, Oxford OX1 4EP

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

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Listing Text

Nos 1 to 7 (consec) )
(East part)
(Formerly listed as
Nos 14 & 15 Oriel Street)
SP 5106 SE 9/380 12.1.54.


House. RCHM 94. 1 building on South West comer of street. C17-C18 in
original but has been altered, 3-storeyed stuccoed timber-framed and brick,
with cellars. On the East in the 1st and 2nd floors is a central 3-light
sash window flanked by a single sash window, all in moulded wood frames and
glazing bars, and those in the lst floor have cornices. Moulded wood eaves
cornice and a parapet. At the lst floor is a continuous moulded string and
in No 14 is a double sash window and a plain blocked doorframe. No 15 has
a pedimented moulded wood doorframe and also a plain blocked doorway; the
South elevation is stuccoed and has some windows similar to those in the
East facade. History. For leases and tenants, see Oxf Hist Soc 85 (1926),
198-200. Completely rebuilt circa 1950 by Russell Cox but retains facade

Nos 1 to 7 (consec) (East part) Oriel Square with Nos 1 to 10 (consec) and
No 12 Oriel Street form a group.

Listing NGR: SP5158406156

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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