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The Teaching Centre, Henry Box School

A Grade II Listed Building in Witney, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7813 / 51°46'52"N

Longitude: -1.4856 / 1°29'8"W

OS Eastings: 435580

OS Northings: 209304

OS Grid: SP355093

Mapcode National: GBR 6VS.972

Mapcode Global: VHC02.6HGB

Entry Name: The Teaching Centre, Henry Box School

Listing Date: 3 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1053061

English Heritage Legacy ID: 252633

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)
11/39 The Teaching Centre, Henry Box

Police station, now teacher's centre. 1860, by William Wilkinson. Squared and
coursed limestone with ashlar dressings; hipped Welsh slate roof: stone end and
ridge stacks. H-plan main block, with range to rear right. Tudor style, with
French influence. 2 storeys;- 4-window range, arranged 1:2:1. Central range, with
gabled centre, has 2 stone pointed-arched tripartite windows with sashes above
3-bay arcade; inside arcade are 2 plank: doors and 3-light stone-mullioned and
transomed window, all with pointed-arched heads. Plank doors to carriage entry
on left. Fronts of side wings have similar windows and one-light ground-floor
windows; string course. Rear range, of similar materials: one-storey, 3-window
range with 2 plank doors in stop-chamfered architraves and stone-mullioned and
transomed windows. Interior: stairs to left have chamfered newels and balusters.

Listing NGR: SP3558009304

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