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9 and 10, Market Place, Wantage

Description: 9 and 10, Market Place

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 April 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 251206

OS Grid Reference: SU3982587880
OS Grid Coordinates: 439825, 187880
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5884, -1.4265

Location: A417, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 8AB

Locality: Wantage
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX12 8AB

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Listing Text

SU3987NE (South side)
9/110 Nos.9 and 10
22/04/50 (Formerly listed as No.10
(Wantage Stores))


Town house, now offices. C17, remodelled early C18. Flemish bond brick with
flared headers. Old tile roof; stacks not visible. Double-depth plan. 3 storeys;
5-window range. C20 door with overlight set in moulded wood architrave to left;
C20 front on ground floor. Gauged brick flat arches with keystones over original
first-floor sashes and late C19 three-pane sashes. Red brick string course and
parapet course; parapet. Roof and stacks not visible. Mid C18 two-storey,
2-window range to rear right has rendered walling. C20 tile hipped roof, brick
lateral and ridge stacks. Interior: C18 staight-flight stairs with moulded newel
post to rear left; early C18 quarter-turn stairs with moulded balusters to rear
right. On first floor are early C18 two-panelled doors and round-headed arch
with impost and key-blocks to rear. Party wall adjoining No.11 (q.v.) is
timber-framed with wattle and daub infill and is hung with stone slates on right

Listing NGR: SU3982487869

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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