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Latitude: 51.7519 / 51°45'6"N
Longitude: -1.2569 / 1°15'24"W
OS Eastings: 451393
OS Northings: 206172
OS Grid: SP513061
Mapcode National: GBR 8Z4.11S
Mapcode Global: VHCXV.57DB
Entry Name: 135, High Street
Listing Date: 12 January 1954
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1186742
English Heritage Legacy ID: 245543
Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1
Electoral Ward/Division: Holywell
Built-Up Area: Oxford
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Oxford St Michael and St Martin and All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SP 5106 SW 8/347 12.1.54.
House and modern shops. RCHM 77. Early C18 3-storeyed stuccoed timber-framed
front over cellars and having 3 gabled dormers in a Welsh slate roof. There
is an overhang at the lst floor and a heavy moulded modillioned cornice and
3 sash windows. Interior. RCHM page 166a. Includes C18 panelling in lst
and 2nd floor room. History. Known once as Hore's tenement. (Oxford History
Society LXVII 55, 60). In 1679 Elinor Sylvester "was burnt out and built
a new" and her fine on renewal of lease, reduced, (ib LXIX, 369). It is
not easy to say if the core of the present house is that of the 1679 building.
Bought by the University of Oxford in 1947.
All the listed buildings on the South Side form a group.
Listing NGR: SP5139306172
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