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West Oxfordshire District Council Offices

A Grade II Listed Building in Witney, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7819 / 51°46'54"N

Longitude: -1.4857 / 1°29'8"W

OS Eastings: 435576

OS Northings: 209376

OS Grid: SP355093

Mapcode National: GBR 6VS.95Q

Mapcode Global: VHC02.6GFT

Entry Name: West Oxfordshire District Council Offices

Listing Date: 6 February 1970

Last Amended: 3 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1212251

English Heritage Legacy ID: 252628

Location: Witney, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX28

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Witney

Built-Up Area: Witney

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Witney

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(West side)
No.26 (West Oxfordshire
District Council offices)
(Formerly listed as No.26
(Witney Urban District

House. now offices. c.1900, for the Clinch family. Squared and coursed limestone
with ashlar dressings; gabled concrete-tile roof; banded stone ridge and end
stacks. Double-depth plan. Jacobethan style. 3 storeys; symmetrical 3-window
range to gabled front. Plate-glass sashes to all windows. Central bay: banded
pilasters and colonettes to panelled double doors with overlight and flanking
sashes; 2 storeys above have classical pilasters framing 2-light stone-mullioned
windows; shaped gable and similar pilasters frame Venetian attic window. Gabled
outer bays have pilasters framing 4-light stone-mullioned windows above.
2-storey square bay windows with similar windows. Interior not inspected.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.846).

Listing NGR: SP3557609376

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