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The Burford Gallery and Classical House

A Grade II Listed Building in Burford, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8083 / 51°48'30"N

Longitude: -1.6361 / 1°38'9"W

OS Eastings: 425187

OS Northings: 212251

OS Grid: SP251122

Mapcode National: GBR 5SW.M5H

Mapcode Global: VHBZS.LTF3

Plus Code: 9C3WR957+8H

Entry Name: The Burford Gallery and Classical House

Listing Date: 12 September 1955

Last Amended: 1 March 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1223873

English Heritage Legacy ID: 419753

ID on this website: 101223873

Location: Burford, West Oxfordshire, OX18

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Burford

Built-Up Area: Burford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Burford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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AND SIGNET (East Side)
SP2512 (Enlargement) The Burford Gallery &
7/70 Classical House
12.9.55 (Previously listed as


House, formerly one with Shoo Cottage (q.v.). Mediaeval front altered C17
and C20. Uncoursed rubble, Cotswold stone roof extending from Shoo
Cottage, hipped to-right. 2 storeys and attic. The principal feature is
a heavily moulded C15 archway to right with the joist ends of a sawn-off
jetty over and part of a label. 2 windows on 1st floor, a 3-light hollow
chamfer mullion window to left and a C20 4-light metal casement to right.
On ground floor a mid C20 bowed shop window with glazing bars to left.
Projecting blind parapet wall to right to forecourt of Methodist Church
(q.v.). Long 2-storey near extension with reset 2-light monolithic 'ancet
window. Interior: heavy cross beams to front (West) room. Cross wing to
East of rear wing contains excellent early to mid-C18 panelled room with
raised and fielded panels, modillion cornice, enriched overmantel (but C20
fireplace) - this wing has to East a triple glazing-bar sash window in
raised flat surround with cock-bead.

Listing NGR: SP2518712251

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