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38, Cornmarket Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7535 / 51°45'12"N

Longitude: -1.2588 / 1°15'31"W

OS Eastings: 451261

OS Northings: 206349

OS Grid: SP512063

Mapcode National: GBR 8Z4.0KN

Mapcode Global: VHCXV.46D3

Entry Name: 38, Cornmarket Street

Listing Date: 12 January 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1047327

English Heritage Legacy ID: 245407

Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1

County: Oxfordshire

District: Oxford

Town: Oxford

Electoral Ward/Division: Carfax

Built-Up Area: Oxford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Oxford St Michael and St Martin and All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

1. CORNMARKET STREET
1485
(West Side)
No 38
SP 5106 SW 8/290 12.1.54.
II GV
2.
Shop. RCHM 106. On the South-East corner of St Michael's Street. Formerly
the Plough Inn. Restored and mainly rebuilt but originally C17 (It was once
dated 1665 on the front window). 2-storeyed timber-framed with a high attic
gable. In the 1st floor is a 6-light casement window with a modillioned
cornice above it surmounted by 2 small gables. The ground floor has a modern
shop front "in keeping". Brown tiled roof. The North side is a modern reconstruction
and has modern gables, in each of which is a 6-light wood mullioned window,
with returns, and supported on brackets and having a moulded cornice. A
good restoration of an old house and thus its present appearance is worth
preservation. Interior. Retains a stone fireplace on the 1st f_oor on
the West.

Nos 38 to 42 (consec) form a group.


Listing NGR: SP5125906348

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