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37 and 38, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7529 / 51°45'10"N

Longitude: -1.2516 / 1°15'5"W

OS Eastings: 451756

OS Northings: 206285

OS Grid: SP517062

Mapcode National: GBR 8Z4.2C9

Mapcode Global: VHCXV.865L

Entry Name: 37 and 38, High Street

Listing Date: 12 January 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1116054

English Heritage Legacy ID: 245487

Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1

County: Oxfordshire

District: Oxford

Town: Oxford

Electoral Ward/Division: Holywell

Built-Up Area: Oxford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Oxford St Mary the Virgin with St Cross with St Peter-in-the-East,

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(North Side)
Nos 37 & 38
SP 5106 SE 9/354 12.1.54.
House and modern shop, 1 building. RCHM 59. C16-17. 2-storeyed stuccoed
timber-framing with 2 gabled dormers, a new stone slate roof and brick stacks.
The lst floor has 2 3-sided bay windows with modem C18 style sashes. The
gabled dormer windows are modem with 5-light casements and are supported
on ancient carved and enriched wooden brackets with Tudor-style blank shields
thereon. The moulded wood lintel of the West gabled dormer window is ancient.
Interior. RCHM page 163a. Includes C18 panelling and doors. In the ground
floor of No 38 are plastered beams. In the wing at the back is a fireplace
and a plastered and ornamented beam.
History. For leases and tenants 1569 to 1865, see Oxford History. Society
LXVI (1914), 276, 289-90; LXIX (1916) 339, 351. Certain building work was
going on here in 1664 when it was The Inn. For plan in circa 1725, see 1b.

All the listed buildings on the North Side form a group.

Listing NGR: SP5175406286

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