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Latitude: 52.0205 / 52°1'13"N
Longitude: -1.3763 / 1°22'34"W
OS Eastings: 442895
OS Northings: 235970
OS Grid: SP428359
Mapcode National: GBR 7TC.6VV
Mapcode Global: VHCWF.3G8Y
Entry Name: Park Close
Listing Date: 8 December 1955
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1046169
English Heritage Legacy ID: 244261
Location: Bloxham, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX15
Civil Parish: Bloxham
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Bloxham
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
BLOXHAM LITTLE BRIDGE ROAD
SP4235 (West side)
9/157 Park Close
House. C17 origin with C18 and C19 alterations. Garden front: Ironstone
approaching ashlar. Steeply pitched C20 tile roof. 3 stone stacks on stone bases
to ends and ridge. L-plan. 2 storeys plus attic; 5-window range. Two C20 bay
windows flank Tuscan stone porch c.1800, Five 3-light casements to first floor
have wooden lintels and stone relieving arches. 4 gabled attic dormers of 1890.
Rear: 2 storey staircase-projections; 2-light stone mullioned windows, some with
hood moulds and label stops; wooden mullioned and transomed windows. Walls to
front and rear appear to have been heightened probably during C19 remodelling.
Park Close is the Headmaster's House, Bloxham School. Interior not inspected.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, 1974, p.483).
Listing NGR: SP4289535970
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