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42 and 43, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7527 / 51°45'9"N

Longitude: -1.2502 / 1°15'0"W

OS Eastings: 451855

OS Northings: 206269

OS Grid: SP518062

Mapcode National: GBR 8Z4.2RF

Mapcode Global: VHCXV.86XP

Entry Name: 42 and 43, High Street

Listing Date: 12 January 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1047281

English Heritage Legacy ID: 245489

Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1

County: Oxfordshire

District: Oxford

Town: Oxford

Electoral Ward/Division: Holywell

Built-Up Area: Oxford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Oxford St Mary the Virgin with St Cross with St Peter-in-the-East,

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(North Side)
Nos 42 & 43
SP 5106 SE 9/414 12.1.54. jl2 & 4 5
House and shops. 1 building. RCHM 61. Originally C16-17 altered in early
C18 and possibly since. 3-storeyed stuccoed timber-framing on a brick and
stone base with cellars, a 2-gabled attic floor, Welsh slate roof and brick
stacks. The 2nd and 3rd floors project slightly and have a moulded and dentilled
cornice between them. The 2 gables have moulded and enriched bargeboards
and in each is a small sash window. Each floor has a C18 bay window in which
are double C18 sashes in moulded frames. In the central passage-way are an
outer and an inner C16-17 moulded wood doorframe with a 4-centred head, stop
chamfers and moulded spandrels and in each of which is carved a rose on the
outer frame and a blank shield on the inner one. There are 2 moulded ceiling
beams in the passage way. Modern shopfront and central doorway to passage
through. History. Once known as Chapel Hall Oxford History Society LXVI
(1914). 3l2-l4, for leases and tenants 1598-1849 and LXIX (1916) 339.

All the listed buildings on the North side form a group.

Listing NGR: SP5185206270

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