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Oriel House

A Grade II Listed Building in Witney, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7828 / 51°46'58"N

Longitude: -1.4857 / 1°29'8"W

OS Eastings: 435573

OS Northings: 209475

OS Grid: SP355094

Mapcode National: GBR 6VS.36J

Mapcode Global: VHC02.6GF4

Entry Name: Oriel House

Listing Date: 6 February 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1053058

English Heritage Legacy ID: 252623

Location: Witney, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX28

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Witney

Built-Up Area: Witney

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Witney

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP3509S (West side)
11/29 Nos.8 and 10 (Oriel House)

House. Oriel House: c.1850-60. Limestone ashlar front; gabled concrete tile
roof; stone ridge stacks. Central-staircase plan. Gothic Revival style. 2
storeys and attic; 3-window range. Two stone-coped gabled bays to right have
tympanum arches over all openings; chamfered attic lights; 4-light
pointed-arched stone-mullioned and transomed windows an first floor; 6-panelled
door with overlight set in pointed arched architrave flanked by similar
mullioned and transomed window, and a canted bay window with similar windows and
pierced balustrade. Bay to left has semi-circular oriel window with angel carved
in corbel, and segmental-arched carriage-entry: C20 door and window inside. No.8
to right, with front of squared and coursed limestone: of 3-window range, with
gabled bay to left; tympanum arches over C20 plank door set in chamfered
architrave to right and similar mullioned and transomed windows. Interior not
inspected but likely to be of interest.
(Buildings of England: 0xfordshire, p.849).

Listing NGR: SP3557309475

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