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College Place (T Aldridge and Son Scrap Metal Merchant), Chipping Norton

Description: College Place (T Aldridge and Son Scrap Metal Merchant)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 April 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 251698

OS Grid Reference: SP3122226731
OS Grid Coordinates: 431222, 226731
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9382, -1.5472

Location: West Street, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire OX7 5ER

Locality: Chipping Norton
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 5ER

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Listing Text

SP 3026-3126
(east side)
College Place (T Aldridge
23.4.52 & Son, Scrap Metal
Merchant) (formerly
listed as Nos 1, 2, 3
and 4)
Former farmhouse, now scrap metal dealer's premises. Early C17 of coursed rubble-
stone and stone dressings with a gabled machine tiled roof and 2 ridge brick
stacks. L-shaped plan with farmhouse fronting the road and projecting NE wing
to the rear. Two storeys, 3-window range to the road with offset passage door.
Two upper windows are 3-light mullions with dripstones and a sililar one-light
window. Ground floor has two 4-light mullions and another one-light window.
The passage door has a chamfered dressed stone surround and dripstone above.
The NW room in the roadside block has an early C17 fireplace, obtuse headed with
3 moulded orders, hollow spandrels and stopped jambs. The NE wing is a 2-storey
former stable range, now partially demolished.

Listing NGR: SP3122226731

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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