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Latitude: 51.8092 / 51°48'33"N
Longitude: -1.6366 / 1°38'11"W
OS Eastings: 425150
OS Northings: 212343
OS Grid: SP251123
Mapcode National: GBR 5SW.F1X
Mapcode Global: VHBZS.LS4G
Entry Name: Bear Court
Listing Date: 12 September 1955
Last Amended: 1 March 1990
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1224322
English Heritage Legacy ID: 420348
Location: Burford, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX18
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
BURFORD AND UPTON HIGH STREET
AND SIGNET (West Side)
SP2512 (Enlargement) Nos 34, 36, 38, 38a,
7/121 and 42 (Bear Court)
12.9.55 (Previously listed as
Former inn. Front perhaps C16 (with Falkland Hall), refenestrated:- c.
1800. Coursed and squared rubble on chamfered plinth, Cotswold stone
roof. U-plan with alley to left. 2 storeys at attic. 2 hipped dormers,
C20 brick chimney to right. 1 range of windows, on 1st floor a glazing-
bar sash in raised flat surround with keystone, on ground floor a glazing-
bar shop window. Tall and wide Tudor arched entry to left with label
raised over; ogee molded surround with keystone and panelled spandrels -
sours to predate Falkland Hall (q.v.). Cobbled alley. Courtyard to rear
with 2-storey 5-bay wing linking with barn or store-house cross wing with
open ground floor. Interior: ground floor front room has a Tudor arch
fireplace with roses in the spandrels (moved here from 1st floor).
Perhaps once part of the adjacent property to North-see plinth - rather
than associated with Falkland Hall (q.v.).
Listing NGR: SP2515012343
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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