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The Clock House, Wantage

Description: The Clock House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 April 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 251174

OS Grid Reference: SU3991488018
OS Grid Coordinates: 439914, 188018
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5896, -1.4252

Location: Grove Street, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7AA

Locality: Wantage
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX12 7AA

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Listing Text

SU3988 (East side)
6/79 The Clock House
22/04/50 (Formerly listed as Dalkeith)


House. Early C18, remodelled in late C18. Flemish bond brick with flared
headers, limestone quoins and storey bands; old tile roof; brick stacks. 2-unit
plan. 2 storeys and attic; 3-window range. C18 six-panelled door with
Neo-classical fanlight set in late C18 broken pedimented surround with
Neo-classical brackets and decoration. Late C18 sashes to all windows, set under
upper and lower storey bands. Late C18 bow windows with paired sashes. Parapet
is pedimented with bell and has C18 clock below. Dormers rebuilt c.1975. Late
C18 rainwater goods. Limestone coping to gambrel roof; gable end stacks.
Interior: Hall has C18 six-panelled doors to left and right and straight-flight
to quarter-turn with winder stairs. Late C18 four-panelled first-floor doors.

Listing NGR: SU3991888021

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Source: English Heritage

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