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23, West St Helen Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Abingdon, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6692 / 51°40'9"N

Longitude: -1.2834 / 1°17'0"W

OS Eastings: 449653

OS Northings: 196960

OS Grid: SU496969

Mapcode National: GBR 7YR.6CK

Mapcode Global: VHCY6.P9WQ

Entry Name: 23, West St Helen Street

Listing Date: 27 April 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1250036

English Heritage Legacy ID: 250546

Location: Abingdon, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, OX14

County: Oxfordshire

District: Vale of White Horse

Civil Parish: Abingdon on Thames

Built-Up Area: Abingdon

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Abingdon-on-Thames

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

The following building shall be included:

(West Side)

SU 4996 1/408 No 23


House, now shop and flat. Probably late C16 altered and extended late C18/early
C19 and C20. Timber-frame with rendered and colourwashed brick infill and
plain-tile roof with brick rear ridge and lateral stacks. 2 storeys. 2-window
range of 12-pane sashes. On ground floor are 2 C20 shop windows, central glazed
door and 4-panel door to right. 2 later timber-framed wings to rear, one with
tripartite sash and fragment of framing visible. Interior reported as retaining
timber framing in 2 bays to original front range including jowled posts, tie-
beam trusses with arched braces and curved wind braces. Some original purlins
and rafters probably also remain.

Listing NGR: SU4965396960

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