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20, Mill Street, Wantage

Description: 20, Mill Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 April 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 251225

OS Grid Reference: SU3974488020
OS Grid Coordinates: 439744, 188020
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5896, -1.4277

Location: A417, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 9AQ

Locality: Wantage
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX12 9AQ

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Listing Text

SU3988 (North side)
6/129 No.20
22/04/50 (Formerly listed as No.20 (The
Spotted Dog Club))


Town House, now shops and offices. Early C18. Flared Flemish bond brick, red
brick quoins and dressings; old tile roof; brick stacks. L-plan. 2 storeys;
7-window range. Consoles to stone pediment over mid C19 six-panelled door in
beaded architrave. Segmental header arches over blind windows; gauged brick
cambered arches with half-H aprons to cellar, and late C19 ground-floor sashes;
C20 window right of door. Gauged brick flat arches, half-H aprons to late C18
first-floor sashes and one blind window. Gabled roof; ridge and right end
stacks. Hipped roof to rear stair-well. 2-storey, 2-window range to rear left of
random bond brick with half-hipped old tile roof and late C18. sash to rear.
Interior: Panelling of c.1730 to hall, with stone flag floor, moulded cornice
and quarter-turn staircase of vase balusters on open string. First floor has
early C18 two-panelled doors and panelling of c.1730 with moulded cornice to
landing. Panelling, cornice, and fireplace of c.1730 to right; straight-cut
panelling and cornice to centre; fireplace of c.1730 to left. Similar staircase
to attic which has ribbed and 2-panelled doors.

Listing NGR: SU3974488020

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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