22 And 23 Market Square

1 Aug 1999
22 And 23 Market Square, Bicester, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX6 7AD
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

BICESTER MARKET SQUARE SP5822S (North side) 3/74 Nos.22 and 23 20/03/70 GV II

2 shops and dwellings. Early C19, possibly partly earlier. Rendered walls with stucco dressings; limestone rubble; Welsh-slate roofs with brick stacks. Linked ranges with rear wings. 2-storey stuccoed 2-window front of No.22, with rusticated quoins and a deep moulded cornice, has tall first-floor windows with C20 frames, and a shop front retaining flanking carved consoles and a cornice to the fascia, plus wide arched spandrelled heads to the windows. Narrow 3-storey stuccoed front of No.23, to left, also has a cornice which breaks around full-height pilaster strips, and a low parapet linking with that of No.22; first floor has a canted bay window, and at second floor is a segmental-arched 16-pane sash. Ground-floor shop front has a C19 bay window with spandrelled arched heads, plus a projecting fascia on carved consoles with a moulded cornice.

Shallow-pitched roof is hipped to left. Rear wings are both of rubble. Interiors not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP5847722379


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1453 IOE Records taken by Chris Neville; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Chris Neville. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Neville, Chris

Rights Holder: Neville, Chris


Limestone, Render, Rubble, Stucco, Welsh Slate, Georgian Dwelling, Victorian Domestic, Shop, Commercial