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Borlase Gallery, Blewbury

Description: Borlase Gallery

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 249914

OS Grid Reference: SU5326585719
OS Grid Coordinates: 453265, 185719
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5678, -1.2329

Location: South Street, Blewbury OX11 9PX

Locality: Blewbury
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX11 9PX

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Listing Text

SU5385 (East side)
16/51 Borlase Gallery
24/11/66 (Formerly listed as "Borlase")

House, now art gallery and dwelling. Early C17 cross-wing to left, early C18
main range, probably encasing earlier structure. Red brick with flared headers
in Flemish bond; timber-framing with rendered infill to first floor of
cross-wing; C20 plain-tile hipped roof with half-hipped gable end to cross-wing;
brick ridge stack to right of centre. 2-storey, 4-window range with
single-storey-and-attic cross-wing incorporated in left end and projecting
approximately half a metre. Plank doors to left of centre, and to right,
irregular fenestration of casements with leaded lights. Flat brick band between
ground and first floors of main range. Curved cornice to eaves of main range,
Interior: open fireplace to ground floor centre room. Much timber-framing
visible to ground floor.

Listing NGR: SU5326585719

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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