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The Old Anchor Inn, Abingdon on Thames

Description: The Old Anchor Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 December 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 250477

OS Grid Reference: SU4965696691
OS Grid Coordinates: 449656, 196691
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6668, -1.2834

Location: St Helen's Wharf, Abingdon, Oxfordshire OX14 5EN

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

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Listing Text


SU 4996 1/206 Nos. 1 and 2
(The Old Anchor Inn)


One building. Probably C17 core with mid C19 red brick front.
Two storeys. Slate roof. Five windows, 1: 3: 1: centre breaks forward
slightly, stone flat arches with keystone, double hung sashes with
glazing bars. On ground floor, two similar windows and one six-light wood
mullion in moulded frame with small cornice, no glazing bars but frosted glass.
Two similar doors. Six fielded doors, glazed ornamental fanlights, keystone
and impost bands. Rendered plinth. Band between storeys with carved name.
Two tall chimneys at quoins and one central chimney. To rear - rough rendered
timber framing and gabled attics with C18 fenestration. (Preston "Christ's
Hospital" 1930).

Nos, 1 to 4 (consec) form a group

Listing NGR: SU4965496688

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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