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KING'S CHOCOLATE BAR POST OFFICE

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: KING'S CHOCOLATE BAR POST OFFICE

List entry Number: 1059407

Location

KING'S CHOCOLATE BAR, 10, HIGH STREET
POST OFFICE, 8, HIGH STREET

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

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Watlington

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 11-Dec-1985

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 247647

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

WATLINGTON HIGH STREET SU6894 (North side) 6/176 No.8 (Post Office) and No.10 (King's Chocolate Bar)

GV II

Town house. Late C18 refronting of earlier C18 building: C17 cottage attached to rear. Header bond grey brick with red brick quoins and dressings; gabled C20 tile roof: brick end stacks. U-plan with 2 rear wings. 3 storeys. 3-window range. C20 doors and flanking shop windows: plank door to central passage. Gauged brick flat arches over horned 6- and 4-pane sashes; dentilled eaves over horned second-floor sashes except late C18 six-pane sash to left. Late C18 two-storey rear left wing; of Flemish bond brick with gabled old tile roof and brick ridge stack, plank door and 2-light iron casement. C17 wing of 2 storeys. 2-bay range to rear right: of square timber framing clad in brick to front and right, with timber framed left outshut and gabled old tile roof; C20 door, 2-light iron casement and one leaded light to left. Interior not inspected but likely to be of interest.

Listing NGR: SU6896394522

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National Grid Reference: SU 68960 94511

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