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The Old Anchor Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Abingdon, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6668 / 51°40'0"N

Longitude: -1.2834 / 1°17'0"W

OS Eastings: 449656

OS Northings: 196692

OS Grid: SU496966

Mapcode National: GBR 7YR.DCB

Mapcode Global: VHCY6.PCWK

Entry Name: The Old Anchor Inn

Listing Date: 10 December 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1048831

English Heritage Legacy ID: 250477

Location: Abingdon on Thames, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, OX14

County: Oxfordshire

District: Vale of White Horse

Civil Parish: Abingdon on Thames

Built-Up Area: Abingdon

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Abingdon-on-Thames

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


SU 4996 1/206 Nos. 1 and 2
(The Old Anchor Inn)


One building. Probably C17 core with mid C19 red brick front.
Two storeys. Slate roof. Five windows, 1: 3: 1: centre breaks forward
slightly, stone flat arches with keystone, double hung sashes with
glazing bars. On ground floor, two similar windows and one six-light wood
mullion in moulded frame with small cornice, no glazing bars but frosted glass.
Two similar doors. Six fielded doors, glazed ornamental fanlights, keystone
and impost bands. Rendered plinth. Band between storeys with carved name.
Two tall chimneys at quoins and one central chimney. To rear - rough rendered
timber framing and gabled attics with C18 fenestration. (Preston "Christ's
Hospital" 1930).

Nos, 1 to 4 (consec) form a group

Listing NGR: SU4965496688

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