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Long Wivets

A Grade II Listed Building in Burford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8062 / 51°48'22"N

Longitude: -1.6376 / 1°38'15"W

OS Eastings: 425081

OS Northings: 212012

OS Grid: SP250120

Mapcode National: GBR 5SW.LSX

Mapcode Global: VHBZS.KVMR

Entry Name: Long Wivets

Listing Date: 12 September 1955

Last Amended: 1 March 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1224748

English Heritage Legacy ID: 420882

Location: Burford, West Oxfordshire, 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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Listing Text

BURFORD AND UPTON HIGH STREET
AND SIGNET (west side)
SP2512 (Enlargement) No 170 (Long Wivets)
7/162 (Previously listed as
12.9.55 Pethers House)

GV II


Late burgage house. Late C17 origins remodelled c.1920 (said to be 1910)
in the Cotswold style of Norman Jewson or F L Griggs. Front mostly C20
ashlar, retains some freestone and moulded eaves cornice to Cotswold stone
roof. Coped verges, ashlar end chimneys. 2 storeys and gable lit attic.
2 bays, mullioned windows. Main feature is C2o 2-storey angled bay with
stone mullion window and parapet. String over ground floor broken around
bay. Tudor arch doorway to left, moulded ledged door. Gabled return to
North has string over 1st floor and a corniced attic window with moulded
jambs. Interior: Tudor arch fireplaces with panelled spandrels on both
ground and 1st floors, modern ingle-nook on ground floor. L--plan
extension to rear, former stables and burgage cottages.


Listing NGR: SP2508112012

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

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