This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.


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.


List entry Number: 1047226



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

County: Oxfordshire

District: Oxford

District Type: District Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 12-Jan-1954

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

Legacy System Information

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System: LBS

UID: 245566

Asset Groupings

This list entry does not comprise part of an Asset Grouping. Asset Groupings are not part of the official record but are added later for information.

List entry Description

Summary of Building

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.


Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.


HOLYWELL STREET 1. 1485 (North Side) No 25 SP 5106 NE 6/205 12.1.54. II GV 2. House. RCHM 204. Probably originally C17 but has been altered. 3-storeyed stuccoed timber-framing on a stone plinth with cellars, a moulded eaves cornice and a parapet. There is an overhang at the lst floor with a moulded cornice. The ground floor has 2 3-light windows, 1 with casements, the other with sashes. The front doorway has a moulded wood frame with a scroll bracketed hood. The 1st and 2nd floors have 2 bay windows with double sashes with glazing bars in moulded wood frames. Connected with this house on the North is a small C16-C17 2-storeyed rubble house with modern brick coping and a Welsh slate roof in which is a dormer with a 2-light casement window; it has 2 brick stacks; the ground floor facing North has a 4-light stone-framed moulded mullioned and transomed window, to the East of which is a recessed opening with a 4-centred head (probably a blocked doorway), over this is a square label; in the 1st floor, facing North, is a 4-light stone mullioned and transomed window; on the roughcast West gable end is a projecting stack; the gable on the North East is patched in brick and has a 3-light stone mullioned window in it; this building is included in the grading II. Interior: RCHM p 181 a. The house on the North includes some C17 panelling, doors and a fireplace.

All the listed buidings on the North Side form a group.

Listing NGR: SP5172606533

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of the City of Oxford, (1939), 181

National Grid Reference: SP 51733 06532


© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1047226 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 19-Feb-2018 at 04:21:56.

End of official listing