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Latitude: 54.1167 / 54°7'0"N
Longitude: -3.2261 / 3°13'33"W
OS Eastings: 319953
OS Northings: 469672
OS Grid: SD199696
Mapcode National: GBR 5NXV.C1
Mapcode Global: WH72H.FS0G
Entry Name: Oxford Chambers
Listing Date: 6 May 1976
Last Amended: 20 December 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1197913
English Heritage Legacy ID: 388391
Location: Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA14
Electoral Ward/Division: Hindpool
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Barrow-in-Furness
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Barrow-in-Furness St Mark
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
BARROW IN FURNESS
(South East side)
(Formerly Listed as:
Oxford Chambers and Cooke's
Commercial buildings. c1875 (soon after Cooke's Buildings,
qv). Red brick with ashlar dressings and terracotta ornament,
slate roof. 3 storeys and attic, 3 bays. Altered ground floor
with C20 shop front between original pilasters. 1st floor:
sill band to tall sashes in recessed ashlar surrounds with
decorative lintels set behind brick, pointed arches with
hoodmoulds and blue-brick relieving arches. Decorative
terracotta panel above with 'OXFORD CHAMBERS' on encaustic
tiles. 2nd floor: sill and lintel bands link recessed sashes.
Compound, brick corbelling to eaves. Flat-headed roof dormer
of 10 lights; truncated end stack on right.
Listing NGR: SD1995369672
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