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2 and 2a, Abbey Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Eynsham, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7799 / 51°46'47"N

Longitude: -1.375 / 1°22'29"W

OS Eastings: 443216

OS Northings: 209210

OS Grid: SP432092

Mapcode National: GBR 7X8.77K

Mapcode Global: VHCXL.3JZD

Entry Name: 2 and 2a, Abbey Street

Listing Date: 12 September 1973

Last Amended: 17 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1198217

English Heritage Legacy ID: 252189

Location: Eynsham, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX29

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Eynsham

Built-Up Area: Eynsham

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Eynsham

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP4309 (West side)
14/112 Nos.2 (Abbey Stones) and 2A
12/09/73 (Formerly listed under
Nos.2 to 12 (even))


House and flat. C15/C16: raised and completely remodelled c.1830. Coursed
limestone rubble; gabled stone slate roof; stone end stacks. 3-unit plan. 2
storeys and attic; 3-window range. Keyed flat stone arches (mainly
concrete-rendered) over early C19 four-panelled door with overlight, early C19
eight-pane sashes and one 4-pane sash above door; gabled dormers with C20
casements. No.2A, to left, has similar keyed arch over C20 door and timber
lintels over C20 windows. Outshut, heightened in C20, to rear. Interior:
remodelled open fireplace with chamfered stone jambs to right. Early C19
staircase with stick balusters. First floor not inspected. Drawing by J.C.
Buckler, 1826, shows a lower 2-storey late medieval or C16 building, the eaves
pitch of which can still be seen in the right gable wall.
(Bodleian Library, Oxford, M.S. Top, Oxon, c.551, f.113).

Listing NGR: SP4321609210

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

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