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17,18 and 19, High Street

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wallingford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.601 / 51°36'3"N

Longitude: -1.1232 / 1°7'23"W

OS Eastings: 460824

OS Northings: 189488

OS Grid: SU608894

Mapcode National: GBR 911.JV9

Mapcode Global: VHCYP.H121

Entry Name: 17,18 and 19, High Street

Listing Date: 9 December 1949

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1048494

English Heritage Legacy ID: 249262

Location: Wallingford, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX10

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Wallingford

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

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Listing Text

WALLINGFORD HIGH STREET
SU6089SE (South side)
Wallingford
11/99 Nos.l7,18 and 19
09/12/49

GV II*

Row of 3 houses, possibly originally shops with dwellings above. Probably early
C16 with later alterations. Roughcast, probably on timber framing; old
plain-tile roof; brick end stack to left. Basement. 2-storey, 3-window range.
C20 six-panel door to right of centre. Two 6-panel doors with architrave
surrounds approached by stone steps to left of centre. Basement window to
centre. 4-pane unhorned sash, with architrave surround to left. C20 twelve-pane
horned sash with architrave surround to right. Probably late C18 shop window of
24-panes with flanking half-columns having masks to lintel at centre. Jetty to
first floor, that to centre at higher level. 12-pane unhorned sashes with
architrave surrounds to left and centre. 12-pane horned sash with architrave
surround to right. Interior: cellar of No.18 noted as having stone quadripartite
vaulting of 2 bays, possibly incorporating re-used masonry from the priory
church. Ground floor of No.19 lowered. Arch braced truss to first floor front.
Nos.17 and 18 noted as having king-post smoke bay. No.17 as having evidence of
former cross-gable to street.
("Some Notes on the Domestic Architecture of Wallingford, Berkshire" by P.S.
Spokes in Berkshire Archaeological Journal, Vol.50, 1947; V.C.H. Berkshire,
Vol.III, 1923, p.519).


Listing NGR: SU6082489488

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