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Unicorn Theatre

A Grade I Listed Building in Abingdon, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6697 / 51°40'10"N

Longitude: -1.2789 / 1°16'44"W

OS Eastings: 449963

OS Northings: 197013

OS Grid: SU499970

Mapcode National: GBR 7YR.7GP

Mapcode Global: VHCY6.S97C

Entry Name: Unicorn Theatre

Listing Date: 19 January 1951

Last Amended: 10 December 1971

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1048844

English Heritage Legacy ID: 250510

Location: Abingdon, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, OX14

County: Oxfordshire

District: Vale of White Horse

Civil Parish: Abingdon on Thames

Built-Up Area: Abingdon

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Abingdon-on-Thames

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


SU 4997 1/159A 19.1.51 Unicorn Theatre
[Formerly listed as
part of Abbey Remains
(including "The Long
Gallery", "The Checker"
and cottages adjoining
in Thames Street]


Thames Street elevation of "The Checker" (qv under 'Abbey').
To right of No. 18 and similar, but higher roof. Tile.
Two arched doorways, one with a door, lancet headed.
One storey. Three two-light mullion windows, flat arches.
Brick step to door.
Interior:- Formerly the Checker Hall, then a block of cottages before
being reformed as an 'Elizabethan' theatre with an apron stage.
See also Abbey,

All the listed buildings in Thames Street form a group

Listing NGR: SU4996197011

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

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