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The Elephant and Castle Inn, Bampton

Description: The Elephant and Castle Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 September 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 253344

OS Grid Reference: SP3126203002
OS Grid Coordinates: 431262, 203002
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7249, -1.5488

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

(North-west side)
13/29 Elephant and Castle Inn
12/09/55 (Formerly listed as /with
House adjoining which is now
included as separate item)

Public house. C17, altered C19 and c.1960's. Coursed limestone rubble with C20
stone slate roof on raised eaves, formerly thatched. Rubble stone chimneys
between left bays and to right, both rebuilt C20. 3-cell lobby-entry plan with
later rear extensions. One and a half storeys, 3 bays. Ground floor outer bays
have canted bay windows, both renewed C20. C19 tripartite sash to centre, with
wooden lintel. Upper storey has 3 gabled casements. Lobby entry between left
bays has C20 door with flat stone hood on shaped stone brackets. Another C20
door between right bays, with wooden lintel. Interior: centre bay has deeply
chamfered ceiling beam with stops, and stop-chamfered wooden fireplace lintel.
Right bay has narrower stop-chamfered spine beam, and blocked fireplace with
axial stone winder staircase.

Listing NGR: SP3126203002

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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