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2, Market Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Woodstock, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8474 / 51°50'50"N

Longitude: -1.3555 / 1°21'19"W

OS Eastings: 444489

OS Northings: 216729

OS Grid: SP444167

Mapcode National: GBR 7WJ.041

Mapcode Global: VHCX6.GT7N

Entry Name: 2, Market Place

Listing Date: 13 February 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1368008

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253136

Location: Woodstock, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX20

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Woodstock

Built-Up Area: Woodstock (West Oxfordshire) B

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Woodstock

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

WOODSTOCK MARKET PLACE
SP4416NW (East side)
9/144 No.2
13/02/69
GV II
House and shop. c.1760. Limestone ashlar; limestone rubble to rear. Gabled
concrete tile roof; end stack of stone finished in brick. 2-unit plan. 2 storeys
and attic; symmetrical 3-window range. Flat stone arches over 6-panelled door
with overlight, and over 6-pane sashes. Raised storey bands; hipped dormers with
mid C19 six-pane sashes. Stair-turret to rear. Interior: mid C18 cupboard niche
to left; quarter-turn stairs with winders have mid/late C19 balustrade. History:
elevation of same date and style as No.1 High Street (q.v.). The Eldridge family
sold the famous Woodstock steel jewelry from this shop to tourists visiting
Blenheim Palace: they tried to prevent erection of Town Hall (q.v.) in front of
shop.
(Information from VCH)


Listing NGR: SP4448916729

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