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Latitude: 52.0583 / 52°3'29"N
Longitude: -1.3409 / 1°20'27"W
OS Eastings: 445284
OS Northings: 240192
OS Grid: SP452401
Mapcode National: GBR 7ST.XFR
Mapcode Global: VHCW7.PJZH
Entry Name: Oxfordshire County Council Social Services
Listing Date: 9 April 1952
Last Amended: 14 February 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1046912
English Heritage Legacy ID: 244495
Location: Banbury, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX16
Civil Parish: Banbury
Built-Up Area: Banbury
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Banbury St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
BANBURY SOUTH BAR STREET
SP4540SW (West side)
9/195 No.40 (Oxfordshire County
09/04/52 Council Social Services)
(Formerly listed as No.40)
House, now offices. Early C18, remodelled 1784. Ironstone ashlar. Steeply
pitched stone slate roof. Brick end and ridge stacks. 2 storeys plus attic;
8-window range. Ground floor has off-centre entrance to left with vermiculated,
rusticated surround and head keystone. 6-panelled door with fanlight. 3 sashes
to left and 3 sashes to right have glazing bars (3-pane width). Tripartite sash
window to far right has arched head and is in position of former carriageway
entrance. 8 sashes to first floor include sash with shouldered stone architrave
and cornice (all 3-pane width). To far right a Venetian window with intersecting
glazing bars. Moulded and chamfered eaves cornice below rendered parapet. 4
gabled roof dormers. Rainwater head dated 1784. Interior: C18/C19 open well
staircase; carved wood Adam style fireplaces, one with overmantle; plaster
ceilings in ground floor and first floor room. Panelled doors, dados, cornices,
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, 1974, p.441; Potts, W., Banbury through one
hundred years, 1942, p.9; V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.X, p.36).
Listing NGR: SP4528440192
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