Description: Cherwell House
Date Listed: 1 May 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 260619
OS Grid Reference: SJ5434341180
OS Grid Coordinates: 354343, 341180
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9660, -2.6812
WHITCHURCH URBAN C.P. DODINGTON (south-west
8/65 Cherwell House
House, now divided. Circa 1800. Red brick with hipped 2-span slate roof.
L-plan. 3 storeys. Painted chamfered sandstone ashlar plinth,
painted stone first-floor cill band, deep eaves cornice with mutules, and
central one-bay triangular pediment. Dentil brick eaves cornice at rear.
Integral brick end stacks, except for external brick stack at rear to left.
3 bays with central break; 16-pane glazing bar sashes with painted stone
cills and gauged-brick heads. Central 4-panelled door with centre beading,
5-part rectangular overlight and doorcase consisting of moulded architrave
and large consoles supporting cornice. Wrought-iron railed enclosures to
front replaced in C20. Interior not inspected. A short section of wall
with doorway links the house with the former service block to the right,
now No. 27, Dodington (q.v.).
Listing NGR: SJ5434341180
Source: English Heritage
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