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55, Wallingford Street, Wantage

Description: 55, Wallingford Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 251266

OS Grid Reference: SU4010787924
OS Grid Coordinates: 440107, 187924
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5888, -1.4225

Location: A338, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 8AU

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

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Listing Text

SU4087 (North side)
8/167 No.55


Two cottages, now house. Late C17, remodelled mid C20. C20 stretcher bond brick
to front; C20 tile roof; brick stacks. 2-unit plan, remodelled in C20, 2
storeys; 2-window range. Soldier arches over C20 doors and casements. Gabled
roof; gable end stacks. Original gabled one storey and attic, one-bay wing to
rear right adjoins original rear left 2-storey outshut; both remodelled in C20.
Interior: Chamfered bressumers, original plain beams and joists to open
fireplaces in chalk rubble stacks. Timber-framed walling exposed throughout;
timber-framed first floor dividing partition. First-floor has C17 ribbed doors
and winder stairs to attic. Common-rafter roof.

Listing NGR: SU4010787924

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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