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Old Beams

A Grade II Listed Building in Burford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.806 / 51°48'21"N

Longitude: -1.6371 / 1°38'13"W

OS Eastings: 425116

OS Northings: 211996

OS Grid: SP251119

Mapcode National: GBR 5SW.LYB

Mapcode Global: VHBZS.KVWV

Entry Name: Old Beams

Listing Date: 12 September 1955

Last Amended: 1 March 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1224041

English Heritage Legacy ID: 420001

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)
SP2411-2511/SP2512(Enlargement) No 145 (Old Beams)
6/100; 7/100 (Previously listed as
12.9.55 "House next but one south
of White House Inn)

GV II


Cottage. C17 front altered early-to-mid C19. Rubble with slate roof,
brick chimney to left. Single-cell plan with partitions for alley (to
South), stairs (North) and lobby. C18 rear wing and later attached
premises. 2 storeys. 1 window, sash with vertical glazing bars on 1st
floor, glazing-bar sash on ground floor, wooden lintel. Ledged oak alley-
way entry to right in chamfered surround; studded passage wall to North
(inside), cobbled alley; corbelled side beam to South with close-spaced
joists (note the corbel is a re-set piece of moulded window surround or
mullion. Occupied c.1643-76 by Roger Daniell, mason, as tenant of the
Grammar School.
See M. Laithwaite Perspectives in Urban History (1973 ed. Everitt).


Listing NGR: SP2511611996

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

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