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The Castle Inn Public House, Benson

Description: The Castle Inn Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 July 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 247736

OS Grid Reference: SU6174991736
OS Grid Coordinates: 461749, 191736
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6211, -1.1094

Location: Castle Square, Benson, Oxfordshire OX10 6SD

Locality: Benson
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX10 6SD

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Listing Text

SU6191 (North side)
7/27 Nos.15 and 17 (The Castle Inn
18/07/63 Public House)


Inn. Late C17 with early C18 front. Coursed limestone rubble with red brick
dressings; plain-tile roof; brick stacks. 2 storey and attic; 7-window range.To
right of centre a 6-panel part-glazed double door, with fanlight. Painted wood
surround of Doric pilasters supporting brackets with an open pediment. 6-panel
door with moulded wood surround supporting open pediment to left of centre.
16-pane unhorned sashes to ground floor. Flat brick band between ground and
first floor. Seven 12-pane unhorned sashes to first floor. Shaped wooden eaves.
4 gabled dormers with 2-light casements. End stack to right and stack to rear.
C19 and C20 alterations to interior.

Listing NGR: SU6174991736

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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