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1 AND 2, MARKET PLACE (See details for further address information)

A Grade II Listed Building in Wantage, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5882 / 51°35'17"N

Longitude: -1.4259 / 1°25'33"W

OS Eastings: 439871

OS Northings: 187865

OS Grid: SU398878

Mapcode National: GBR 6Y6.6BW

Mapcode Global: VHC12.7BKS

Entry Name: 1 AND 2, MARKET PLACE (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 22 April 1950

Last Amended: 6 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1198408

English Heritage Legacy ID: 251201

Location: Wantage, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, OX12

County: Oxfordshire

District: Vale of White Horse

Civil Parish: Wantage

Built-Up Area: Wantage

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

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Listing Text

WANTAGE MARKET PLACE
SU3987NE (South side)
9/105 Nos.I and 2
22/04/50 (Formerly listed as No.1)

GV II


Includes No.2 Newbury Street.
Town house, now offices. c.1720-30. Flared header bond brick, red brick quoins
and dressings; roof not visible; flared and red brick stack. L-plan. 3 storeys;
4-window range. C20 shop front to ground floor. First and second floors have
segmental arches of gauged brick with half-H aprons to 4 early C18 sashes with
original glazing bars, one blind window, 2 mid C19 sashes and 2 blocked windows.
Red brick string course and parapet course; parapet panelled in red brick. Brick
stack to left corner. Left side wall to No. 2 Newbury Street has similar
6-window range of 5 early C18 sashes with original glazing bars, 5 blocked
windows and C20 sash to right. Interior: Early C18 two- and 6-panelled doors.
Mid C19 fireplaces, and mid C19 staircase to rear right. First-floor room to
left has panelling of c.1730. Collar-truss roof.


Listing NGR: SU3987187865

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