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Park Close

A Grade II Listed Building in Bloxham, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1046169

English Heritage Legacy ID: 244261

Location: Bloxham, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX15

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Bloxham

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Bloxham

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

BLOXHAM LITTLE BRIDGE ROAD
SP4235 (West side)
9/157 Park Close
08/12/55

GV II


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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