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23-27, Grove Street, Wantage

Description: 23-27, Grove Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 April 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 251182

OS Grid Reference: SU3987588026
OS Grid Coordinates: 439875, 188026
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5897, -1.4258

Location: Grove Street, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7AB

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

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Listing Text

SU3988 (West side)
6/87 Nos.23 to 27 (odd)
22/04/50 (Formerly listed as No.23,
No.25, No.27


Row of 3 cottages, now house and shop. C17, remodelled early C18. Originally
timber-framed. Clad in early C18 partly glazed Flemish bond brick with orange
brick quoins and dressings; old tile roof; glazed and red brick stacks. 4-unit
plan. 2 storeys and attic; 6-window range. Timber lintels and concrete lintel to
No.27 over C20 doors. Timber lintel and concrete lintel over C20 windows to
Nos.23 and 25; segmental arches over C20 casement and mid C19 sash to No.27
(right). Segmental arches over C20 first-floor casements. Central raking dormer
with C20 casement and late C19 gabled dormer to left. Roof gabled to left,
half-hipped to right; large ridge stacks. C18 two-light casement in right gable
wall. Interior: No.29 (right) has early C18 six-panelled door, chamfered and
stopped beams throughout and collar-truss roof. Jowled post with mortice for
arch-brace to rear.

Listing NGR: SU3987088027

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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