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7 and 8, Market Square

A Grade II Listed Building in Bicester, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8971 / 51°53'49"N

Longitude: -1.1501 / 1°9'0"W

OS Eastings: 458579

OS Northings: 222404

OS Grid: SP585224

Mapcode National: GBR 8XJ.416

Mapcode Global: VHCX4.0LV1

Entry Name: 7 and 8, Market Square

Listing Date: 20 March 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200227

English Heritage Legacy ID: 243552

Location: Bicester, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX26

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Bicester

Built-Up Area: Bicester

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Bicester with Caversfield

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

BICESTER MARKET SQUARE
SP5822S (East side)
3/77 Nos.7 and 8
20/03/70
GV II

Shop and dwelling. Late C18/early C19. Rendered and limestone-rubble walls;
Welsh-slate roof with brick end stacks. Main range plus rear wing with adjoining
carriage entry. 3 storeys. Rendered 4-window front is rusticated at ground floor
and roughcast above, and has storeybands and flanking vertical strips.
First-floor and second-floor windows have 12- and 9-pane sashes with stone sills
on moulded brackets; right half of ground-floor has a tripartite sash and a
4-panel door with overlight; left half has a C19 shop front with 2 large canted
bay windows linked by a fascia and moulded cornice. Right corner of front is
rounded and returns to a rubble rear wing. A small rendered extension projects
over the double-doored vehicular entry to right, and has a 12-pane sash and an
old plain-tile roof. Interiors not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP5859722384

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