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37, Market Square

A Grade II Listed Building in Bicester, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8966 / 51°53'47"N

Longitude: -1.1504 / 1°9'1"W

OS Eastings: 458556

OS Northings: 222342

OS Grid: SP585223

Mapcode National: GBR 8XJ.3YX

Mapcode Global: VHCX4.0LPG

Entry Name: 37, Market Square

Listing Date: 20 March 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1369752

English Heritage Legacy ID: 243560

Location: Bicester, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX26

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Bicester

Built-Up Area: Bicester

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Bicester with Caversfield

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP5822S (South side)
3/85 No.37

Shop and dwelling, now shop and offices. C18, possibly partly earlier, altered
C20. Rendered walls with some stucco dressings; coursed limestone rubble with
wooden lintels; Welsh-slate and old plain-tile roofs with rendered end stacks.
Double-depth plan with rear wing and linked rear range. 3 storeys and 2 storeys
plus attics. Symmetrical 3-window rendered front, with first-floor storeyband
and mutilated cornice, has 12-pane sashes except for a central blind window on
the top floor; ground floor rebuilt C20. 2-span shallow-pitched hipped roof is
concealed by a plain parapet. Rubble rear wing, returning from right, has a
steep-pitched tiled roof but is largely concealed by a C20 infill section. A
single-storey range links to a rubble range of 2 storeys, plus attics which may
be C17 and has a steep-pitched tiled roof. Interior: both floors of rear range
have chamfered spine beams.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.VI, p.18).

Listing NGR: SP5855222337

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