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Banbury Museum

A Grade II Listed Building in Banbury, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0599 / 52°3'35"N

Longitude: -1.34 / 1°20'24"W

OS Eastings: 445345

OS Northings: 240378

OS Grid: SP453403

Mapcode National: GBR 7ST.XQ5

Mapcode Global: VHCW7.QHG6

Entry Name: Banbury Museum

Listing Date: 7 October 1969

Last Amended: 14 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1199801

English Heritage Legacy ID: 244388

Location: Banbury, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX16

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Banbury

Built-Up Area: Banbury

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Banbury St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

BANBURY HORSE FAIR
SP4540SW (East side)
9/94 No.8 (Banbury Museum)
07/10/69 (Formerly listed as No.8,
offices of Health and Water
Services)
GV II

Offices of Poor Law Guardians, now museum. Dated 1900. By W.E. Mills of Banbury.
Ironstone ashlar. Stone slate roof. Stone stack to right end. Stone copings.
Plinth. Jacobean style. 2 storeys; 3-window range. Central entrance has panelled
door, rusticated stone surrounds and scrolled pediment with cartouche. Entrance
is flanked by 4-light stone-mullioned and transomed windows with square heads.
First floor has 3 similar windows with semi-circular ornamental gable above.
Parapet. Moulded bands. Interior: open well stair.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, 1974, p.438).


Listing NGR: SP4535440371

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