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40, St Giles Street

A Grade II* Listed Building in Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7577 / 51°45'27"N

Longitude: -1.2607 / 1°15'38"W

OS Eastings: 451127

OS Northings: 206816

OS Grid: SP511068

Mapcode National: GBR 8YY.L48

Mapcode Global: VHCXV.32DW

Plus Code: 9C3WQP5Q+3P

Entry Name: 40, St Giles Street

Listing Date: 12 January 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068575

English Heritage Legacy ID: 245837

Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1

County: Oxfordshire

Electoral Ward/Division: Carfax

Built-Up Area: Oxford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Oxford St Giles

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(West Side)
No 40
SP 5l06 NW 5/511 12.1.54.
1I* GV
House. RCHM 181. The walls are of rubble and brick and timber framing.
The main part of the house on the South East is C16-C17 with a C18 wing on
the North East. At the back on the South West is an extension, probably
late Cl7. There are later additions. East Elevation. 2-storeyed stuccoed
ground floor with a roughcast 1st floor; it has a 3-sided projecting 2-storeyed
bay in the centre which is flanked by a gable. The South gable is tile hung
and the North one roughcast. The bay has in the ground floor an early C19
reeded window frame with paterae and all the sash windows appear to be of
this date. The elevation between the gables and over the bay has a cornice
and parapet. There is an early C19 rustic trellis porch with a lead hood.
Extending eastwards on the North is a one-storey stone C18 wing with a flat
roof and 2 casement windows. Interior: RCHM page 178b. Includes stone fireplaces
and moulded and plastered ceiling beams.

Nos 31 to 46 (consec) and Nos 49 to 56 (consec) form a group.

Listing NGR: SP5112706816

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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