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Masonic Hall and Attached Outbuilding and Wall, Witney

Description: Masonic Hall and Attached Outbuilding and Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 252626

OS Grid Reference: SP3556909422
OS Grid Coordinates: 435569, 209422
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7823, -1.4858

Location: Old Rectory Mews, Witney, Oxfordshire OX8 6AW

Locality: Witney
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX8 6AW

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Listing Text

SP3509S (West side)
11/32 No.20 (Masonic Hall), and
14/05/52 attached outbuilding and wall

House, c.1760. Coursed limestone rubble with raised ashlar quoins; gabled roof:
rendered end stacks. Central-staircase plan. 2 storeys; symmetrical 5-window
range. Venetian window with sashes above Venetian doorway with C20 door and
decorative fanlight. Timber lintels above 6-pane sashes. Moulded cornice beneath
parapet. Interior: C18 panelled doors. Room to right has mid C18 panelling and
fireplace with moulded architrave. Fine panelled room to left has fretted dado
rail, modillioned cornice and fireplace with eared architrave and pulvinated
frieze. Reset mid C18 dog-leg with landing staircase to rear, with turned
balusters set on closed string. Subsidiary features: C20 rear extension attached
to aarly/mid C18 building of similar materials with carriage entry to left;
5-bay collar-truss roof with butt purlins. Tall limestone rubble, stone-coped
wall extends approximately 30 metres to rear.

Listing NGR: SP3556909422

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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