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The Port Mahon Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7505 / 51°45'1"N

Longitude: -1.2399 / 1°14'23"W

OS Eastings: 452569

OS Northings: 206024

OS Grid: SP525060

Mapcode National: GBR 8Z4.C9Y

Mapcode Global: VHCXV.G8CF

Entry Name: The Port Mahon Inn

Listing Date: 12 January 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1047166

English Heritage Legacy ID: 245798

Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX4

County: Oxfordshire

District: Oxford

Town: Oxford

Electoral Ward/Division: St Clement's

Built-Up Area: Oxford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Oxford St Clement

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(South Side)
No 82
(The Port Mahon Inn)
SP 5206 SE 11/492 12.1.54.
RCHM 245. Early C18 but has been altered in parts. 3-storeyed rubble on
a moulded stone plinth and with cellars and 2 attic dormers in a Welsh slate
roof. The North elevation (on to the road) has 6 steps up to the front doorway
with iron hand rails; the doorway has a semi-circular stone head. In the
ground floor are 2 plain sash windows in stone frames, the 1st floor has
2 3-light C18 sash windows with a blind semi-circular headed window in between;
above this is another window which breaks through the eaves and which has
a pediment and scrolled sides. There is a stone band above 1st floor windows
and the 2 stacks are of brick. The attic dormers have C19 sash windows.
On the South East angle is a stone extension (or wing) with a Welsh slate
hipped roof and C18 type sash windows with stone frames, cills and architraves.
At the back on the South is a gabled staircase projection. On the West are
modern one-storeyed additions. Interior: RCHM p 183 b. Modernized but some
original fireplaces. For a drawing of its state in early C19 by J C Buckler
see Bodl MS Don a 3.

Listing NGR: SP5256906024

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