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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: 1053058



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

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Witney

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 06-Feb-1970

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 252623

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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

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: SP3557309475


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