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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: 23-37, MILL STREET

List entry Number: 1048516



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

County: Oxfordshire

District: Vale of White Horse

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Wantage

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 06-Dec-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 251230

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WANTAGE MILL STREET SU3988 (South side) 6/133 Nos. 23 to 37 (odd)


Almshouses. 1867, by J.P. Spencer for Town Commissioners. Flemish bond brick with limestone ashlar bands; old tile roof with decorative ridge tiles; brick stacks. Row of "one-up, one-down" cottages with rear outshut. 2 storeys; 8-window range, ascends Mill Street with every 2 bays stepped up. Shallow pointed arches over plank doors. Pointed tympanum arches of alternating brick and ashlar voussoirs pierced with roundels, over 2-light casements with cusped heads; ashlar storey bands beneath similar first-floor casements. Gabled roof with raised ashlar coping; ridge stacks. Interior not inspected. Terraced brick wall to front with piers and ashlar steps. (Buildings of England: Berkshire, p.255).

Listing NGR: SU3972288002

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National Grid Reference: SU 39722 88002


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