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Prospect House, Bampton

Description: Prospect House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 May 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 253417

OS Grid Reference: SP3147403480
OS Grid Coordinates: 431474, 203480
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7292, -1.5457

Location: New Road, Bampton, Oxfordshire OX18 2LF

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

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Listing Text

(South side)
13/107 Prospect House

House. Said to have been built in 1823. Coursed rubble limestone with ashlar
front; stone slate roof with coped gables and flanking ashlar chimneys. 3
storeys and cellar, 3 bays. Band courses at first and second floor levels.
Ground and first floors have 3-pane sashes; second floor has 4-pane sashes
flanking 3-pane. All sashes have stone lintels, those to centre bay shaped into
depressed arches, the first floor window with keyblock. Cellar has large 3-light
barred wooden casement with segmental head to right. Central 6-panelled door
with semi-circular radiating fanlight and 2 moulded stone steps. Royal fire
insurance plaque. Left gable end has lunette to attic. Rendered lean-to to rear.
Interior has contemporary fittings, including one reeded wooden fireplace,
dog-leg staircase with stick balusters, and 6-panel doors in architrave frames.

Listing NGR: SP3147403480

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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