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Bartholomew Room

A Grade II Listed Building in Witney, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7804 / 51°46'49"N

Longitude: -1.3739 / 1°22'25"W

OS Eastings: 443290

OS Northings: 209263

OS Grid: SP432092

Mapcode National: GBR 7X8.7H2

Mapcode Global: VHCXL.4JJ0

Plus Code: 9C3WQJJG+4C

Entry Name: Bartholomew Room

Listing Date: 12 September 1955

Last Amended: 17 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1048963

English Heritage Legacy ID: 252259

Location: Eynsham, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX29

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Eynsham

Built-Up Area: Eynsham

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Eynsham

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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THE SQUARE (north side)
Bartholomew Room

(Formerly listed as The Bartholomew School)


Market hall and schoolroom, now parish hall. c.1700: restored 1970s. Coursed limestone rubble, with limestone ashlar quoins and dressings; hipped stone slate roof; stone lateral stack.

Two storeys. Round-arched doorway, with tablet of carved lion rampant above, set in gabled front. Similar blocked entries, originally to ground-floor market, set in two window range side walls, which have C20 cross windows on first floor.

First floor schoolroom not inspected.

Built under terms of will of John Bartholomew (died 1700) who gave 350 pounds for education of village boys.

(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.601).

Listing NGR: SP4329009263

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