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St John's School (Roman Catholic)

A Grade II Listed Building in Banbury, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0581 / 52°3'29"N

Longitude: -1.3395 / 1°20'22"W

OS Eastings: 445382

OS Northings: 240174

OS Grid: SP453401

Mapcode National: GBR 7ST.XVP

Mapcode Global: VHCW7.QJQM

Entry Name: St John's School (Roman Catholic)

Listing Date: 14 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200469

English Heritage Legacy ID: 244482

Location: Banbury, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX16

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Banbury

Built-Up Area: Banbury

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Banbury St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

BANBURY SOUTH BAR STREET
(East side)
SP4540SW
St. John's School (R.C.)
9/182
GV II

School, now Church Rooms. c.1839-42 by Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin (Prof. Pheobe Stanton). Coursed squared blocks of limestone. Steeply pitched slate roof. Stone end stacks. Stone copings and quoins. L-plan. 2 storeys and basement. Entrance to right via stone steps into gabled porch at first floor. Porch has pointed arched doorway with moulded chamfered jambs and hood mould with foliated stops. Plank door. Ground floor has 3-light stone-mullioned windows with square heads. First floor has 3-light stone-mullioned windows with traceried heads and glazing bars, and two single-light windows. Front to Dashwood Road: 3-window range with gable fronted bay to left. Ground floor has long C20 window to left, single-light window and a 3-light square headed stone-mullioned window. First floor has three 2-light stone-mullioned windows, 2 with traceried heads. Ornamental ridge tiles.
Interior not inspected. Included for group value. (Buildings of England:
Oxfordshire, 1974, p.437: V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.X, p.107).


Listing NGR: SP4538240174

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