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25, Holywell Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7551 / 51°45'18"N

Longitude: -1.2519 / 1°15'6"W

OS Eastings: 451733

OS Northings: 206533

OS Grid: SP517065

Mapcode National: GBR 8YY.VPG

Mapcode Global: VHCXV.840W

Entry Name: 25, Holywell Street

Listing Date: 12 January 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1047226

English Heritage Legacy ID: 245566

Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1

County: Oxfordshire

District: Oxford

Town: Oxford

Electoral Ward/Division: Holywell

Built-Up Area: Oxford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Oxford St Mary the Virgin with St Cross with St Peter-in-the-East,

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

HOLYWELL STREET
1.
1485
(North Side)
No 25
SP 5106 NE 6/205 12.1.54.
II GV
2.
House. RCHM 204. Probably originally C17 but has been altered. 3-storeyed
stuccoed timber-framing on a stone plinth with cellars, a moulded eaves
cornice and a parapet. There is an overhang at the lst floor with a moulded
cornice. The ground floor has 2 3-light windows, 1 with casements, the
other with sashes. The front doorway has a moulded wood frame with a scroll
bracketed hood. The 1st and 2nd floors have 2 bay windows with double sashes
with glazing bars in moulded wood frames. Connected with this house on the
North is a small C16-C17 2-storeyed rubble house with modern brick coping
and a Welsh slate roof in which is a dormer with a 2-light casement window;
it has 2 brick stacks; the ground floor facing North has a 4-light stone-framed
moulded mullioned and transomed window, to the East of which is a recessed
opening with a 4-centred head (probably a blocked doorway), over this is
a square label; in the 1st floor, facing North, is a 4-light stone mullioned
and transomed window; on the roughcast West gable end is a projecting stack;
the gable on the North East is patched in brick and has a 3-light stone mullioned
window in it; this building is included in the grading II. Interior: RCHM
p 181 a. The house on the North includes some C17 panelling, doors and a
fireplace.

All the listed buidings on the North Side form a group.


Listing NGR: SP5172606533

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