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West Oxfordshire District Council Offices, Witney

Description: West Oxfordshire District Council Offices

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 February 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 252628

OS Grid Reference: SP3557209379
OS Grid Coordinates: 435572, 209379
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7820, -1.4857

Location: 2 Farm Mill Lane, Witney, Oxfordshire OX8 6AU

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

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Listing Text

(West side)
No.26 (West Oxfordshire
District Council offices)
(Formerly listed as No.26
(Witney Urban District

House. now offices. c.1900, for the Clinch family. Squared and coursed limestone
with ashlar dressings; gabled concrete-tile roof; banded stone ridge and end
stacks. Double-depth plan. Jacobethan style. 3 storeys; symmetrical 3-window
range to gabled front. Plate-glass sashes to all windows. Central bay: banded
pilasters and colonettes to panelled double doors with overlight and flanking
sashes; 2 storeys above have classical pilasters framing 2-light stone-mullioned
windows; shaped gable and similar pilasters frame Venetian attic window. Gabled
outer bays have pilasters framing 4-light stone-mullioned windows above.
2-storey square bay windows with similar windows. Interior not inspected.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.846).

Listing NGR: SP3557209379

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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