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Austins greyhound Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Thame, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7479 / 51°44'52"N

Longitude: -0.9784 / 0°58'42"W

OS Eastings: 470626

OS Northings: 205963

OS Grid: SP706059

Mapcode National: GBR B0T.CG4

Mapcode Global: VHDVG.0B4D

Entry Name: Austins greyhound Inn

Listing Date: 24 April 1951

Last Amended: 16 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1194272

English Heritage Legacy ID: 248489

Location: Thame, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX9

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Thame

Built-Up Area: Thame

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Thame St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

THAME HIGH STREET
SP7iJOSNE (North-east side)
10/59 Nos.105 and 106 (Austins)
24/04/51 (Formerly listed as Nos.105
and 106 (Hampden House)

GV II

Coaching inn, now shop and dwellings. Probably early C18 with C20 alterations.
Grey brick with red brick dressings; roof and chimney stacks not visible.
3-storey, 5-window range. C20 plate-glass shop front to ground floor with
plate-glass doors to left of centre. Carriageway to right. C20 fascia board
between ground and first floors. Early C20 angled bay window to first floor
centre with wood mullion and transom windows. Unhorned Venetian sash windows
with glazing bars to first floor left and right with rubbed brick heads. Flat
brick band between first and second floors. 12-pane sash with brick flat head to
second floor centre. Tripartite horned sashes with glazing bars to second floor
left and right with brick flat heads. Flat brick band to base of plain parapet.
Interior: C20 shop to ground floor. History: John Hampden died at Greyhound Inn
on site. Included for group value.


Listing NGR: SP7063505988

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