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Powerhouse Music, Thame

Description: Powerhouse Music

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 June 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 248469

OS Grid Reference: SP7065805910
OS Grid Coordinates: 470658, 205910
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7474, -0.9779

Location: Buttermarket, Thame, Oxfordshire OX9 3DX

Locality: Thame
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX9 3DX

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Listing Text

SP7005NE (North-east side)
10/42 Nos.1 and la (Powerhouse
08/06/70 Music)
(Formerly listed as Nos.1 and


Shop and outbuilding, now 2 shops. Possibly C14, C16, C17, with C18 addition to
front. Roughcast to ground floor, probably on brick; render to first floor,
probably on timber framing; old plain-tile gabled roof with gable end to main
front; C20 plain-tile hipped lean-to roof to C18 front addition. 2 storeys and
attic; 2-window front range. C19 shop front to ground floor has central glazed
door, flanked by bay windows. Flat hood between ground and first floors. Two
12-pane unhorned sashes with painted wood architrave surrounds to first floor.
4-pane casement to gabled end of attic. Rear: red brick with flared headers in
Flemish bond; old plain-tile roof with gable end to rear. 2 storeys and attic;
single-window front. C20 sash door to left. C20 shop window to right. 3-light
wood casement to first floor with segmental brick head. 2-light wood casement to
attic with segmental brick head. Interior: 2 cruck trusses.
(Information from S.O.D.C.; N.W. Alcock: Cruck Construction: CBA Report 42:
1981: p141 (wrongly addressed as No.14)

Listing NGR: SP7065805910

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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