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Bluecoats tysul House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bicester, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8964 / 51°53'46"N

Longitude: -1.155 / 1°9'18"W

OS Eastings: 458239

OS Northings: 222316

OS Grid: SP582223

Mapcode National: GBR 8XJ.2SJ

Mapcode Global: VHCX3.XLRM

Entry Name: Bluecoats tysul House

Listing Date: 20 March 1970

Last Amended: 20 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1369762

English Heritage Legacy ID: 243506

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)
3/32 Nos.1 (Bluecoats) and 3
20/03/70 (Tysul House)
(Formerly listed as Nos.1 and
3 (Tysal House))

House, now 2 dwellings. Probably late C17, remodelled late C18. Part-rendered
limestone rubble with some wooden lintels; Welsh-slate and concrete plain-tile
roofs with rendered stack. 3-unit lobby-entry plan with rear wing. 2 storeys
plus attic, and 2 storeys. Rendered 3-window front of main range has a regular
arrangement of architraved 12-pane sashes and has 4- and 6-panel doors between
the bays; slated roof has one central roof dormer. Rubble left gable wall (to
No.1) has a chimney projection with weathered offsets, and has small stair and
attic windows; it returns to a lower rear wing which has casements and a
single-row dovecote. Rear of main range has a gabled stair projection. Interior:
No.1 has a quarter-turn attic stair and a section of re-used mid-C17 panelling
at first floor; No.3 has a broad dogleg stair of c.1700, rising to the attics
with moulded closed string and handrail, ball finials and heavy turned
balusters, and also has an early-C18 bolection-mould door.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.VI, p.17).

Listing NGR: SP5823822320

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