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Latitude: 51.7902 / 51°47'24"N
Longitude: -1.4811 / 1°28'51"W
OS Eastings: 435885
OS Northings: 210301
OS Grid: SP358103
Mapcode National: GBR 6VL.QCR
Mapcode Global: VHC02.88VG
Entry Name: Benefit Office
Listing Date: 6 February 1970
Last Amended: 3 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1053078
English Heritage Legacy ID: 252572
Location: Witney, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX28
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
WITNEY BRIDGE STREET
SP3510SE (East side)
9/3 No. 28 (Benefit office)
06/02/70 (Formerly listed as No. 28
(Ministry of Social Security,
Witney County Court office))
County Hall and Law Courts, now Social Security Office. 1848. Limestone ashlar;
flat roof not visible; stone ashlar stacks. Baroque style. One storey; 4-window
range. Projecting and rusticated central bay has keyed and cavetto-moulded
semi-circular arched architrave to 6-panelled door. Margin-light sashes set in
semi-circular-arched and blocked architraves; moulded band at impost level.
Bracketed cornice beneath parapet, surmounted by Royal Arms. The former law
courts, with small windows beneath eaves, are situated to the rear. Interior not
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.846).
Listing NGR: SP3588510301
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