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The Romany Inn, Bampton

Description: The Romany Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 September 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 253339

OS Grid Reference: SP3146303133
OS Grid Coordinates: 431463, 203133
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7260, -1.5459

Location: A4095, Bampton, Oxfordshire OX18 2HA

Locality: Bampton
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX18 2HA

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Listing Text

(South-east side)
13/33 The Romany Inn
12/09/55 (Formerly listed as Premises
adjoining Ye Talbot Inn to the
West, under Market Place
(south side))

Former house and shop, now small hotel. Early C19. Limestone ashlar front with
coursed rubble side and rear walls. Hipped Welsh slate roof, ashlar chimneys to
centre and right, white brick chimney to left. Square plan. 3 storeys, 3 bays.
Projecting plinth and band courses. Upper storeys have 3-pane sash windows in
recessed surrounds, the central first floor bay with French doors to balcony.
Ground floor has canted bay windows with sashes to outer bays, the left of
ashlar with recessed window surrounds and parapet, the right much reconstructed
C20 and mostly of wood. To centre is a large former shop window with C20 glazing
bars and flanking doorways in recessed surrounds. Left doorway has flush
panelled door and blind fanlight; narrower doorway to right is blocked. Across
front of whole of centre bay is a porch with stone Doric columns and entablature
blocks, wooden cornice, and balcony above with early C19 cast iron railings.
(Illustrated in Country Life, July 19th, 1946, p119)

Listing NGR: SP3146303133

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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