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Former Houses of Correction and Attached Carpenters Shop

A Grade II Listed Building in Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7514 / 51°45'5"N

Longitude: -1.2631 / 1°15'47"W

OS Eastings: 450966

OS Northings: 206112

OS Grid: SP509061

Mapcode National: GBR 7XS.5H3

Mapcode Global: VHCXV.273Q

Entry Name: Former Houses of Correction and Attached Carpenters Shop

Listing Date: 18 February 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1369491

English Heritage Legacy ID: 245998

Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1

County: Oxfordshire

District: Oxford

Town: Oxford

Electoral Ward/Division: Carfax

Built-Up Area: Oxford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Oxford St Barnabas with St Thomas the Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

HM PRISON OXFORD NEW ROAD
SP 5006 SE
7/10009 Former Houses of Correction &
attached Carpenter's Shop
GV II
Former Houses of Correction and attached Carpenter's Shop, now in use
as a Works Office, stores and kitchen. Probably 1788 by William
Blackburn, altered. Houses of Correction, formerly linked by the
Keeper's House (demolished). Coursed rubble with stone dressings and
quoins. Houses of Correction rectangular blocks. Slated hipped
roofs. 2 storeys. 5 windows each. Half-height, stone-dressed
windows; 1st floors with continuous sill bands. Carpenter's Shop
Single storey. Slated pitched roof. Symmetrical entrances flank
central window, with blocked former entrance to right. Right hand end
internal partition wall with blocked archway; partly stone flagged
floor.


Listing NGR: SP5152606221

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