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1, Holywell Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7549 / 51°45'17"N

Longitude: -1.2492 / 1°14'57"W

OS Eastings: 451918

OS Northings: 206508

OS Grid: SP519065

Mapcode National: GBR 8YY.WH2

Mapcode Global: VHCXV.95F1

Entry Name: 1, Holywell Street

Listing Date: 12 January 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1047263

English Heritage Legacy ID: 245545

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 1
SP 5106 NE 6/224 12.1.54.
II GV
2.
House. Probaly re-cased late in Cl8; the earlier building may be Cl7, judging
from East wall. 3-storeyed stuccoed rubble on an ashlar base with cellars.
The dressings are also of ashlar. As a centre-piece in the ground and lst
floors is a front doorway in stucco with coved imposts and a semi-circular
arch, over which is a moulded stone bracketed hood. Above this is a slightly projection
projecting stone moulded frame to a sash window with a pediment and scrolled
consoles to the architrave. There is plain coping at the top of the parapet.
Modern brick stacks. 5 sash windows with glazing bars in stone frames, architraves
and cills. For drawing made in 1822 by J C Buckler shewing the then exterior,
see Bodl M S Don a. 3 II. 3l.

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


Listing NGR: SP5191806508

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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