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Old George Yard

A Grade II* Listed Building in Burford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8077 / 51°48'27"N

Longitude: -1.6371 / 1°38'13"W

OS Eastings: 425114

OS Northings: 212185

OS Grid: SP251121

Mapcode National: GBR 5SW.LXQ

Mapcode Global: VHBZS.KTWK

Plus Code: 9C3WR957+34

Entry Name: Old George Yard

Listing Date: 12 September 1955

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1224562

English Heritage Legacy ID: 420661

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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Description

BURFORD AND UPTON HIGH STREET
AND SIGNET (West Side)
SP2512 (Enlargement) Nos 9-11 (Consec)
7/144 Old George Yard
12.9.55

GV II*


Burgage development. C15 or C16. Rubble and timber-frame, Cotswold stone
roofs; large central chimney, brick over ashlar base. 2 storeys. No 9 is
all rubble, Nos 10 and 11 have rendered jetty to 1st floor on moulded
bressumer and moulded stone cornice to 1st floor, part of moulded eaves
cornice survives. No 9 has 9 windows, C20 casements on 1st floor and 2
glazing-bar sashes on ground floor, door to left. No 10 has mullion
windows, ovolo on 1st floor, moulded with lozenge section cockbeads to
ground floor now with paired glazing-bar sashes, the left hand 1st floor
window a C20 2-light casement, door to left. No 11 has 3 windows,
irregular, on 1st floor, the right hand with chamfered mullions, the
ground floor underbuilt within jetty and has two pairs of glazing-bar
sashes flanking doorway. Rear of No 8 has a range of wood mullion
windows, on 1st floor 6-light and transomed. The rear of Nos 10 and 11
has a sort of open 6-bay loggia to a timber-framed inner wall (with
braces) a mere 2' 6" behind. No 10 has a fine arch-braced truss in
centre of 1st floor, it also has a (blocked externally) moulded foiled
head 2-light window.


Listing NGR: SP2511412185

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