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Oxford Chambers

A Grade II Listed Building in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.1167 / 54°7'0"N

Longitude: -3.2261 / 3°13'33"W

OS Eastings: 319953

OS Northings: 469672

OS Grid: SD199696

Mapcode National: GBR 5NXV.C1

Mapcode Global: WH72H.FS0G

Plus Code: 9C6R4Q8F+MH

Entry Name: Oxford Chambers

Listing Date: 6 May 1976

Last Amended: 20 December 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197913

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388391

Location: Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA14

County: Cumbria

District: Barrow-in-Furness

Electoral Ward/Division: Hindpool

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Barrow-in-Furness

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Barrow-in-Furness St Mark

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


(South East side)
Oxford Chambers
(Formerly Listed as:
Oxford Chambers and Cooke's


Commercial buildings. c1875 (soon after Cooke's Buildings,
qv). Red brick with ashlar dressings and terracotta ornament,
slate roof. 3 storeys and attic, 3 bays. Altered ground floor
with C20 shop front between original pilasters. 1st floor:
sill band to tall sashes in recessed ashlar surrounds with
decorative lintels set behind brick, pointed arches with
hoodmoulds and blue-brick relieving arches. Decorative
terracotta panel above with 'OXFORD CHAMBERS' on encaustic
tiles. 2nd floor: sill and lintel bands link recessed sashes.
Compound, brick corbelling to eaves. Flat-headed roof dormer
of 10 lights; truncated end stack on right.

Listing NGR: SD1995369672

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

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