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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.


List entry Number: 1052632



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

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Chipping Norton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-Apr-1952

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 251670

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CHIPPING NORTON MIDDLE ROW SP 3027-3127 (east side) 3/58 Guildhall 23.4.52 GV II Former Guildhall, now council offices. Circa 1500-20, extended in the early C18 and the C19 of rubblestone covered with roughcast, stone dressings and a stone tiled roof gabled at the N end and half hipped at the S. Originally a 3-bay first floor hall with a 2-bay early C18 S extension and a one-bay C19 N addition. Externally the early C16 features on the hall section are 2-light mullions with Tudor arched heads to the E and a 3-light mullion on the W rear wall. At ground floor level on the E front is a doorway with a four-centred head, spandrels carved with quatrefoils and mouchettes and chamfered jambs. Other features on this front include an early C18 depressed archway. Inside the hall section has an early C16 timber roof structure with 2 bays of principal rafters, collars and arch- bracing corbels and trenched purlins.

Listing NGR: SP3138527230

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National Grid Reference: SP 31385 27230


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