BLACK HALL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1369455

Date first listed: 12-Jan-1954

Statutory Address: BLACK HALL, ST GILES STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: BLACK HALL, ST GILES STREET

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

County: Oxfordshire

District: Oxford (District Authority)

National Grid Reference: SP 51199 06880

Details

ST GILES' STREET 1. 1485 (East Side) Black Hall SP 5106 NW 5/532 12.1.54. II GV 2. RCHM 184. Early C17 house remodelled C17-18 and restored and a North wing added in early C19 by Joseph Parker. The West elevation is 3-storeyed ashlar with a central bay and an attic floor in a gable. In the bay, the ground floor has a stone window of 4 mullioned lights with single return lights, the 1st floor a 3-light sash window and in the 2nd floor is a Venetian-style centre light with flanking mullioned lights over this window is a lead pent roof. There are moulded strings at 1st and 2nd floors and below the attic floor. The stone mullioned attic window is of 3 lights with a moulded cornice. The later North wing is of 2-storeyed ashlar with a moulded string at the lst floor and a parapet; in the ground floor is a 4-centred headed stone doorway and sash windows; in the 1st floor are 2 sash windows with moulded architraves and a continuous string. The South elevation has a modillioned eaves cornice and late Cl7 mullioned and transomed wood-framed windows; there is a columned late C18 doorway. The East elevation has a Cl8-19 bay window. Interior. RCHM p 17 a. Includes Cl7-C18 staircase and a Cl7 fireplace. History. See Wood's Life (0xf Hist Soc) XIX 279, XXI 153; Wood's City (OHS) XV 354, 356-7, 627; XVII 69; and "Monthly Rev British Council", March 1948 p 259; and Gardner's Gazetteer, Oxon (1852) p 287.

Nos 1, 11 to 17 (consec), l9, 20, Black Hall, Part of Queen Elizabeth House and Nos 22 and 23 form a group.

Listing NGR: SP5119906880

Legacy

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

Legacy System number: 245822

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of the City of Oxford, (1939), 17
'Oxford History Society' in Oxford History Society, , Vol. 19, (), 279
'Oxford History Society' in Oxford History Society, , Vol. 19, (), 153
'Oxford History Society' in Oxford History Society, , Vol. 19, (), 354
'Oxford History Society' in Oxford History Society, , Vol. 19, (), 356-357
'Oxford History Society' in Oxford History Society, , Vol. 19, (), 627
'Oxford History Society' in Oxford History Society, , Vol. 19, (), 69
'Gardners Gazetteer and Directory of Oxfordshire' in Gardners Gazetteer and Directory of Oxfordshire, (1852), 287
'British Council Monthly Review' in March, (1948), 259

End of official listing