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Grimsbury Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Banbury, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0719 / 52°4'18"N

Longitude: -1.3266 / 1°19'35"W

OS Eastings: 446253

OS Northings: 241715

OS Grid: SP462417

Mapcode National: GBR 7SV.1FK

Mapcode Global: VHCW7.Y6K1

Entry Name: Grimsbury Manor

Listing Date: 8 July 1975

Last Amended: 14 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1199445

English Heritage Legacy ID: 244333

Location: Banbury, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX16

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Banbury

Built-Up Area: Banbury

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Banbury St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

BANBURY GRIMSBURY GREEN
SP44SE (North side)
Grimsbury
2/42 Grimsbury Manor
08/07/75 (Formerly listed as Grimsbury
House)
GV II

House. 1836 for E.L. Fisher. Ironstone ashlar. Hipped Welsh slate roof. Stone
ridge stacks. 2 storeys. 3-window range. Gothic and classical styles. Central
entrance has pedimented porch with Tuscan columns. Doorway has chamfered soffit
and jambs, and cambered keystoned head. Panelled doors, partly glazed. To left,
tall 2-light pointed arched openings with French doors. Square hood mould with
shield label stop. 2-light pointed arched window to right, with square hood
mould and head stops. 3 similar 2-light windows to first floor. Large
gable-front dormer has similar windows. All windows have diamond shaped glazing
bars. Flanking pilasters through ground and first floor. Left end has 2 canted
bay windows. Interior: shutters.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, 1974, p.444; Beesley, A., History of
Banbury. 1841, p.238).


Listing NGR: SP4625341715

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