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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: 1198915



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: 03-Dec-1969

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 251263

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WANTAGE THE CLOISTERS SU3987NE (North side) 9/164 The Vicarage 03/12/69


Vicarage. c.1850, by G.E. Street for Rev. W.J. Butler. Limestone ashlar; old tile roof; limestone ashlar stacks. L-plan. Gothic Revival style, One storey and attic; 4-window range. Gable wall of left projecting wing has cavetto-moulded 3-light cross-window with cusped heads, and hood mould over 2-light transomed late C13-style window above. 2 offset buttresses on wall to right, with moulded pointed arched doorway to original plank door with original fittings, flanked by one-light transomed window with cusped head to right and 4-light cross-window with latticed lights and iron grille to left; gabled half-dormer over door has 3 stepped latticed lights with iron grille and cusping to centre light. Cusped rafters exposed at eaves, kneelers and cusped heads to coping. Gabled roof; ridge and left lateral stacks. Similar detailing with bay windows to side walls. Right side wall has 2 gabled projections and pointed-arched doorway to C20 service door. Similar one-storey gabled service wing to rear right, attached by wall to coal-house in similar style with latticed lights. Interior: Original detailing by G.E. Street, with fireplaces, doors, staircase, shutters and panelling, noted as surviving. (A. Gibbons and E.C. Davey: Wantage Past and Present, 1901, p.134).

Listing NGR: SU3964387936

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Gibbons, A, Davey, E C , Wantage Past and Present, (1901), 134

National Grid Reference: SU 39685 87967


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