ORIEL HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1053058
Date first listed:
06-Feb-1970
Statutory Address:
ORIEL HOUSE, 8 AND 10, CHURCH GREEN

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Location

Statutory Address:
ORIEL HOUSE, 8 AND 10, CHURCH GREEN

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

County:
Oxfordshire
District:
West Oxfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Witney
National Grid Reference:
SP3557309475

Details

WITNEY CHURCH GREEN SP3509S (West side) 11/29 Nos.8 and 10 (Oriel House) 06/02/70 GV II

House. Oriel House: c.1850-60. Limestone ashlar front; gabled concrete tile roof; stone ridge stacks. Central-staircase plan. Gothic Revival style. 2 storeys and attic; 3-window range. Two stone-coped gabled bays to right have tympanum arches over all openings; chamfered attic lights; 4-light pointed-arched stone-mullioned and transomed windows an first floor; 6-panelled door with overlight set in pointed arched architrave flanked by similar mullioned and transomed window, and a canted bay window with similar windows and pierced balustrade. Bay to left has semi-circular oriel window with angel carved in corbel, and segmental-arched carriage-entry: C20 door and window inside. No.8 to right, with front of squared and coursed limestone: of 3-window range, with gabled bay to left; tympanum arches over C20 plank door set in chamfered architrave to right and similar mullioned and transomed windows. Interior not inspected but likely to be of interest. (Buildings of England: 0xfordshire, p.849).

Listing NGR: SP3557309475

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
252623
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Sherwood, J , The Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, (1974), 848

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 09 Jan 2005
Reference: IOE01/13648/31
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Roddy Maddocks. Source Historic England Archive
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