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Latitude: 51.9812 / 51°58'52"N
Longitude: -1.3218 / 1°19'18"W
OS Eastings: 446676
OS Northings: 231628
OS Grid: SP466316
Mapcode National: GBR 7TT.NNQ
Mapcode Global: VHCWN.1GLL
Entry Name: Unicorn Hotel
Listing Date: 5 May 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1046325
English Heritage Legacy ID: 243926
Location: Deddington, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX15
Civil Parish: Deddington
Built-Up Area: Deddington
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Deddington
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SP4631 DEDDINGTON MARKET PLACE
8/200 Unicorn Hotel
Inn. Mid C17, remodelled and extended late C18/early C19. Rendered stone and
brick walls; Welsh-slate roof with brick gable stacks. 2-unit through-passage
plan extended to rear. 3 storeys. 3-window front has a wide central 4-panel door
with a flat canopy below 12-pane sashes to first and second floors. Outer bays
have 3-storey rectangular bay windows, at ground and first floors with renewed
5-light casements, at second floor with architraved 12-pane sashes to the front
only. Right bay window has been partly extended to the left, at ground floor
extending the window to 8 lights, but at first floor as a blind section, on the
flat roof of which is the seated figure of a unicorn. Projecting boxed eaves
break around the bay windows as a cornice. Shallow-pitched roof falls lower to
rear above a brick extension. Stone wing returning from right has 16-pane
sashes. Interior: C17 stop-chamfered joists and spine beam.
(VCH: Oxfordshire: Vol XI, p87) '
Listing NGR: SP4667631628
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