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Corner House Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Burford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8077 / 51°48'27"N

Longitude: -1.6364 / 1°38'11"W

OS Eastings: 425163

OS Northings: 212181

OS Grid: SP251121

Mapcode National: GBR 5SW.M3J

Mapcode Global: VHBZS.LT7L

Entry Name: Corner House Hotel

Listing Date: 12 September 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1223879

English Heritage Legacy ID: 419767

Location: Burford, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX18

County: 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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Listing Text

BURFORD AND UPTON HIGH STREET
AND SIGNET (East Side)
SP2512 (Enlargement) Corner House Hotel
7/78
12.9.55

GV II


House restored as hotel. Early C16 but entirely restored in early C20.
Rubble on ground floor, timber-frame on 1st floor, Cotswold stone roof. 2
storeys and attic; 4 hipped dormers, rubble end chimneys. 1st floor
close-studded with 4 windows, 3- and 4- light arch-headed lancets with
moulded heads, moulded strings over ground floor. 2 windows on ground
floor, 4-light chamfered mullion type with king mullions. Central Tudor
arched doorway (also new.). Right hand ground floor corner chamfered
back with mullion window on splay and 2 Tudor arches (to West and to
South) supported on chamfered corner pier. Gabled return to Witney Street
also looks C20. 3-bay 2-storey-and-attic extension to West is probably
C17 though with C20 casements; a further 2-storey extension is probably
C17 or early C18. Interior ground floor room retains massive probably C16
spine beam with pyramidal stops.


Listing NGR: SP2516312181

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

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