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Northcourt House and Tatham House

A Grade II Listed Building in Abingdon, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6809 / 51°40'51"N

Longitude: -1.2777 / 1°16'39"W

OS Eastings: 450034

OS Northings: 198266

OS Grid: SU500982

Mapcode National: GBR 7YK.FT4

Mapcode Global: VHCY6.S0WQ

Entry Name: Northcourt House and Tatham House

Listing Date: 19 January 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1048888

English Heritage Legacy ID: 250414

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: North Abingdon

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 25/09/2012

SU 5098 3/324
SU 5198 3/324

Northcourt House School

(Formerly listed as Northcourt House School)


Former school. Square in plan, extension to the north-west. Dated 1805 with initials K.H.A Built by Henry Knapp (died 1825) and Anne his wife (Monument in St Helen's Church, Abingdon). Three storeys in chequered brick, rubble cellars. Welsh slate hipped roof behind a small parapet over a stone moulded modillioned cornice. Entrance on the East, square stone porch with quatrefoil panelled balustrade, brick finials. Long segmental arched window through first and second floors flanked on each storey by two windows with glazing bars on the right and by two blocked windows to the left. All with red brick arches, double hung sashes with glazing bars. To the south, the windows have blind boxes, except on the ground floor. Interior:- Contemporary staircase and fireplaces.

Listing NGR: SU5003498266

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