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24, SHEEP STREET

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: 24, SHEEP STREET

List entry Number: 1046473

Location

24, SHEEP STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Bicester

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-Mar-1970

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 243581

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

BICESTER SHEEP STREET SP5822N, SP5822S (East side) 2/106, 3/106 No. 24 20/03/70 GV II

House, now shop and dwelling. 1689 on datestone, remodelled and extended mid C19. Rendered walls with stucco dressings; brick and limestone rubble; plain-tile and Welsh-slate roofs. 2 parallel ranges plus long rear wing. 2 storeys plus attics and 2 storeys. Rendered 3-window front has a plain parapet, with ball finials, rising from a moulded band, and has first-floor casements with eared architraves and triangular pediments above panelled friezes, probably all C19. The short right return wall to No.22 (not included) has a similar window. Ground floor is mostly a shop front, but to extreme left is a section of rusticated walling containing a large 6-panelled doorway, above which is a datestone inscribed "R/IM/1689". Steep-pitched roof with a shallower slated roof to rear. Rear is mostly C19 but rear range incorporates the gable of a former stair projection. Rubble and brick rear wing is of several builds. Interior: chamfered beams in alleyway. (Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.456).

Listing NGR: SP5854622496

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Sherwood, J , The Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, (1974), 456

National Grid Reference: SP 58539 22495

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