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The Bull Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Launton, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8975 / 51°53'50"N

Longitude: -1.1164 / 1°6'58"W

OS Eastings: 460896

OS Northings: 222470

OS Grid: SP608224

Mapcode National: GBR 9YQ.SPX

Mapcode Global: VHCX4.LKNR

Entry Name: The Bull Inn

Listing Date: 9 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200434

English Heritage Legacy ID: 243471

Location: Launton, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX26

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Launton

Built-Up Area: Launton

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Launton

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP6022 LAUNTON BICESTER ROAD
(South side)

13/86 The Bull Inn

- II


Public house. C17 and early C18. Coursed limestone rubble with wooden lintels;
colourwashed rubble, brick and timber framing with brick nogging; plain-tile and
thatch roofs with brick gable stacks. Long range of at least 2 builds. 2 storeys
plus attics and one storey plus attics. Higher C18 rubble section has a 4-window
front with tall casements at first floor (the middle windows blocked), renewed
windows at ground floor (one a single-light) and the entrance in the right bay.
Tiled roof with a small roof dormer, has linked gable stacks (3 to left and 2 to
right) and the boxed eaves are carried on a moulded wooden cove. Long thatched
section to right, curving forwards, has irregular altered fenestration in rubble
and brick walls, but the bay to extreme left is timber framed and has some
herringbone nogging. Roof is half-hipped to right and has one small dormer.
Interior: chamfered beams; open fireplace.
(V.C.H.: 0xfordshire, Vol.VI, p.233).


Listing NGR: SP6089622470

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