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1, Portway (See Details for Further Address Information), Wantage

Description: 1, Portway (See Details for Further Address Information)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 251251

OS Grid Reference: SU3985087642
OS Grid Coordinates: 439850, 187642
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5862, -1.4262

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

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Listing Text

SU3987 (South side)
7/152 No.1


Includes No.44 Newbury Street.
House. Late C16/early C17, remodelled in C19. Stuccoed over original timber
framing; old tile roof. Double-depth plan. 2 storeys; 3-window range. Late C19
six-panelled door with overlight; C20 door and shop front to left. Late C19
ground- and first-floor bay windows to right; late C19 three-light casement to
left. Gabled roof. Similar 2-window range to left. Side wall has carved brackets
to flat hood over C19 six-panelled (2 glazed) door, and segmental arches over
late C19 ground-floor sashes and C20 first-floor casements. Gabled roof with
gable end stack, adjoins similar wing with gable end stack to rear right.
Similar C18 one-bay extension to rear left. Interior: Late C19 doors, except
three C18 two-panelled doors. Chamfered beams throughout, original joists to
front left. Timber-framed walling and partitions exposed in left rooms.
Queen-post roof with clasped purlins. Quarter-turn stairs in late C18 rear left

Listing NGR: SU3985087642

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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