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Waste Court

A Grade II Listed Building in Abingdon, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6736 / 51°40'25"N

Longitude: -1.286 / 1°17'9"W

OS Eastings: 449467

OS Northings: 197449

OS Grid: SU494974

Mapcode National: GBR 7YQ.5MW

Mapcode Global: VHCY6.N6HB

Entry Name: Waste Court

Listing Date: 10 December 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1368292

English Heritage Legacy ID: 250302

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

(West Side)

SU 4997 1/321 Waste Court


"Lately erected" in 1779 and now forming part of Roysse's school.
Probably altered in C19. Modern hipped asbestos tile roof. Bath
Street elevation:- Two dormers, flat tops, casements with glazing
bars in moulded frames. Brick, rubble and stucco. Irregular
fenestration. To the left, a three light canted two storey bay
window, rendered, double hung sashes with glazing bars. Right hand
brick canted two storey bay, narrow, long sash windows without glazing
bars. Three other windows have segmental arches, brick rusticated
architraves. Plain four panel door with rectangular fanlight. Two
brick chimneys.
Garden Elevation - two storeys and attics. Brick. Two flat topped
dormers. Tile roof. Most of windows have flat arches, some glazing
bars, double hung sashes. Central narrow gable with one segmental
arched window double hung sash, no glazing bars above first floor round
arched window with 'gothic' glazing. Square porch faced in ashlar,
moulded arch with keystone, cornice and pediment.
(See A E Preston "St Nicholas, Abingdon". Oxford Hist Soc Vol 99,
1935, p237).

Listing NGR: SU4946797449

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