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39, High Street, Dorchester

Description: 39, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 July 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 248115

OS Grid Reference: SU5779094270
OS Grid Coordinates: 457790, 194270
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6443, -1.1662

Location: High Street, Dorchester, Oxfordshire OX10 7HN

Locality: Dorchester
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX10 7HN

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Listing Text

SU5794 (West side)
5/85 No.39
18/07/63 (Formerly listed as Icknield
(Two Cottages))


House. Late medieval, remodelled and extended early C18. Rendered timber
framing; old plain-tile roof with brick ridge stack. 2-unit lobby-entry plan
with rear wing. 2 storeys. 2-window front has plank door, with C20 canopy on
shaped brackets, a 12-pane sash, to left, and a tripartite sash, to right; at
first floor are leaded casements of 2 and 3 lights. Hipped-roofed rear wing has
further leaded casements. Interior: back-to-back open fireplaces; windbraces of
lower medieval roof. Noted as originally 2 of a row of 3 medieval tenements.
(M. Airs "The Secular Buildings of Dorchester", Dorchester through the Ages,

Listing NGR: SU5778894268

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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