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The Judges Lodging, Oxford

Description: The Judges Lodging

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 12 January 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 245817

OS Grid Reference: SP5121206821
OS Grid Coordinates: 451212, 206821
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7577, -1.2594

Location: St Giles, Oxford OX1 3JS

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

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Listing Text

(East Side)
No 16
(The Judge's Lodging)
SP 5106 NW 5/550 12.1.54.
RCHM 183. Built in 1702. 2-storeyed ashlar (refaced in 1932) with cellars
and rusticated quoins. Moulded cornice, pedimented centrepiece and a stone
slate roof in which are 4 gabled attic dormers. Stone stacks. The North
part was altered Cl8-Cl9, when the 2 windows in the 1st floor were lengthened,
the front doorway also seems to have been altered. There are 7 sash windows
with glazing bars in moulded frames, those in the ground floor having cornices.
The back is similar and has a stone doorway with an ornamented shell hood
on scrolled brackets. On the roof is an inscription "Thomas Rowney, Esq,
Elizabeth his wife, Anno 1702". At the side on South,is a carriageway.
Interior. RCHM p 179 a. Includes contemporary panelling, 2 staircases and
a plaster ceiling. The whole much altered during recent restoration.

Nos 1, 11 to 17 (consec), 19, 2Q, Black Hall, Part of Queen Elizabeth House
and Nos 22 and 23 form a group.

Listing NGR: SP5121606818

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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