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57, East St Helen Street, Abingdon on Thames

Description: 57, East St Helen Street

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 19 January 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 250344

OS Grid Reference: SU4971496871
OS Grid Coordinates: 449714, 196871
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6684, -1.2825

Location: W St Helen Street, Abingdon, Oxfordshire OX14 5EE

Locality: Abingdon on Thames
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX14 5EE

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Listing Text

(North West Side)

SU 4996 1/212 19.1.51 No. 57


Dated 1732. A symmetrical composition. Two storeys and attics.
Tile roof, three gabled dormers, rendered, casements with glazing
bars in moulded flush frames. Coved rendered eaves cornice. At quoins,
brick pilasters in form of thirteen panels and plinth block. Central
door with window above are flanked by brick full height pilasters.
Five windows, segmental arch, wood frame, double hung sashes with
original glazing bars. Instead of keystone carved stone cherub masks
except to central window which has 'RRE 1732' on keystone. The eaves
cornice breaks forward at quoins and centre over the pilasters. Red
brick architraves to windows, blue brick between windows and chequered
brick beneath windows. Ground floor windows have stone keystones and
later glazing bars. Two cellar windows, stone lintel with keystone.
Plinth. Two steps to six-fielded door. Plain pilasters and scroll
brackets support open pediment. Attractive glazed fanlight.

nos. 43 to 61 (odd) form a group.

Listing NGR: SU4971496871

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Source: English Heritage

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