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The Chequers, Berrick Salome

Description: The Chequers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 July 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 248285

OS Grid Reference: SU6212094319
OS Grid Coordinates: 462120, 194319
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6443, -1.1036

Location: Berrick Salome, Oxfordshire OX10 6JR

Locality: Berrick Salome
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX10 6JR

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Listing Text

7/48 The Chequers 5
18/07/63 (Formerly listed as The
Chequers, Berrick Prior,
Berrick Salome C.P.)


Public house. Early/mid C18. Grey brick in header bond with red-brick dressings;
some limestone rubble; old plain-tile roof with brick gable stacks. 3-unit plan
plus extensions. 2 storeys plus attic. Regular 4-window front of main range,
with stepped plinth, storey band and dentil eaves course, has cross-windows
under gauged segmental arches; the entrance, which was to right of centre, has
been blocked and moved slightly to left. Roof has 4 gabled roof dormers, a gable
stack to right and an added stack to left. Dentil course is carried across and
around right gable as a pediment. Single-bay former stable to right, in similar
style with a half-hipped roof, is now part of public house as is a rubble, brick
and tiled single-storey outbuilding projecting from the extreme left of the
front. A similar rubble wing projects to rear. Interior: some stop-chamfered
beans and joists. Former stable has a clasped-purlin roof with curved inner

Listing NGR: SU6217094416

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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