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8, Beauchamp Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7308 / 51°43'50"N

Longitude: -1.2193 / 1°13'9"W

OS Eastings: 454012

OS Northings: 203853

OS Grid: SP540038

Mapcode National: GBR 8ZC.JJR

Mapcode Global: VHCXV.TR8J

Entry Name: 8, Beauchamp Lane

Listing Date: 12 January 1954

Last Amended: 28 June 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1047374

English Heritage Legacy ID: 245323

Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX4

County: Oxfordshire

District: Oxford

Town: Oxford

Electoral Ward/Division: Cowley

Built-Up Area: Oxford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Cowley

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

BEAUCHAMP LANE
1.
1485
(East Side)
(Formerly Church Street)
No 8
SP 50 SW 26/95 12.1.54.
II
2.
House. At right angles to road in a long rectangular plan. 2-storeyed roughcast
rubble with cellars, stone copings, kneelers, ball finials and stone slate
roof. Modern yellow brick chimney shafts. In the South elevation are modern
2-light casement windows. The West gable is C17 and has 3 and 4-light ancient
casement windows with wood frames and lintels. The North elevation is of
coursed rubble and has 5 gabled attic dormers in the roof and 5 2-light modern
casement windows. Interior: Modernized except that the ground floor east
room has some late C18 panelling and a niche. History. Once known as the
Rectory farmhouse and may possibly be one of the buildings erected by William
Napper c 1600; he died aged 75. (Oxf Hist Soc 92. 192). Napper appears
to have been in Cowley in 1573 (i b 188) and to have had a "farme house"
in Cowley. (Wood's Life III, 122).


Listing NGR: SP5401203853

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