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Wool House, Wallingford

Description: Wool House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 249308

OS Grid Reference: SU6073689322
OS Grid Coordinates: 460736, 189322
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5995, -1.1245

Location: St Mary's Street, Wallingford, Oxfordshire OX10 0EL

Locality: Wallingford
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX10 0EL

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Listing Text

SU6089SE (East side)
11/141 Nos.12 and 13 (Wool House)


House, now shop. Mid C17 with late C19 front and addition to rear, C20
alterations to ground floor. Render, probably on brick to plinth; late C19 light
timber framing, probably on earlier timber framing, with lined render infill;
old plain-tile roof. 2-storey, 2-window range. Late C19 shop front to ground
floor with C20 glazed door to central recessed porch. 2-light wood mullion
windows to first floor left and right. C20 staircase from ground to first floor.
Winder staircase from first floor to attic. Coupled rafter roof with probably
aid C17 roof trusses and purlins. Extensive beaming to first floor and attic.
Former Penny Bank to right, now part of shop. Early C19, with C20 alterations.
Grey brick with red brick dressings; Welsh slate hipped roof. 2-storey,
single-window range. Blocked doorway with C20 window to left. Tall Venetian
window with unhorned sashes having Gothick glazing bars and cambered rubbed
brick head to right.

Listing NGR: SU6073689322

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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