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The Clock House, Abingdon on Thames

Description: The Clock House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 19 January 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 250458

OS Grid Reference: SU4950097031
OS Grid Coordinates: 449500, 197031
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6699, -1.2856

Location: Ock Street, Abingdon, Oxfordshire OX14 5BZ

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

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Listing Text

(South Side)

SU 4997 1/284 19.1.51 Nos. 26A and 28
(The Clock House)
[Fornerly listed as
No. 26 (Clock House),
Nos. 26A and 28]


One building, a symmetrical composition, 1722 by R T Stratton. Three
storeys, gault brick, red dressings. Parapet with nine red panels.
Heavy red brick dentil cornice. 3: 3: 3: windows, wide and narrow, wood
frames, double hung sash with glazing bars, carved head, brick gauged
arches. Centre projects. Band between storeys. Carved keystone to centre
window on the projecting band, two flanking windows have carved heads.
Two outside windows on each side have initials and carving on head.
Ground floor windows to left, no glazing bars. Five stone steps with
handrail, which continues to cellars on stone plinth. Six panel doors,
glazed rectangular fanlight.

Nos. 22 to 30 (even) form a group

Listing NGR: SU4944397015

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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