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Austin House

A Grade II Listed Building in Banbury, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 52.0582 / 52°3'29"N

Longitude: -1.3398 / 1°20'23"W

OS Eastings: 445362

OS Northings: 240190

OS Grid: SP453401

Mapcode National: GBR 7ST.XS2

Mapcode Global: VHCW7.QJKH

Entry Name: Austin House

Listing Date: 7 October 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1369540

English Heritage Legacy ID: 244481

Location: Banbury, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX16

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Banbury

Built-Up Area: Banbury

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Banbury St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP4550SW (East side)
9/181 No.24 (Austin House)

Baptist chapel, now offices. 1834 with later alterations. Red brick, hipped
Welsh slate roof, brick end stack. 2 storeys; 3-window range. Central 2-storey
advanced entrance bay has porch with slender columns. Panelled double doors.
Decorated overlight. Single sash above entrance has glazing bars and stone sill.
Ground floor to left and right of porch has sashes with glazing bars, brick flat
arches and stone sills. 2 similar windows to first floor. All windows of 3-pane
width. Basement has sashes with glazing bars. Moulded chamfered cornice. Erected
for Richard Austin (d.1840). The Austin family were prominent brewers and
Baptists in C19 Banbury.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.X, pp.92 and 116).

Listing NGR: SP4536240190

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