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Bridge House and Bedlam

A Grade II Listed Building in Hook Norton, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9942 / 51°59'38"N

Longitude: -1.4821 / 1°28'55"W

OS Eastings: 435654

OS Northings: 232983

OS Grid: SP356329

Mapcode National: GBR 6S2.XTG

Mapcode Global: VHBZ3.84BM

Entry Name: Bridge House and Bedlam

Listing Date: 8 December 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1198472

English Heritage Legacy ID: 244026

Location: Hook Norton, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX15

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Hook Norton

Built-Up Area: Hook Norton

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Hook Norton with Great Rollright and Swerford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 09/02/2015


BRICK HILL (West side),
Bridge House (no. 14) and Bedlam (no. 12)

(Formerly listed as Bridge House)



House. C18. Coursed ironstone rubble with Welsh slate roof. 2 brick end stacks. L-plan. 3-storey, 3-window range. Entrance to left has C20 porch with columns and flat roof. Doorway has overlight with geometric glazing bars. Panelled door. Sash windows with stone voussoirs and keystone to all floors. Rear extension possibly earlier is of 3 storeys with 2 entrances. Some C18 and some C20 sash windows. Interior not inspected. History: Bridge House was recorded as a licensed asylum for paying patients c.1850. (Dickins, M. - History of Hook Norton, 1928 p.180).

Listing NGR: SP3565432983

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