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The Bell Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Lower Heyford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9195 / 51°55'10"N

Longitude: -1.294 / 1°17'38"W

OS Eastings: 448648

OS Northings: 224787

OS Grid: SP486247

Mapcode National: GBR 7VM.PMY

Mapcode Global: VHCX1.J07V

Entry Name: The Bell Inn

Listing Date: 26 November 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266273

English Heritage Legacy ID: 422050

Location: Lower Heyford, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX25

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Lower Heyford

Built-Up Area: Lower Heyford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Lower Heyford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

LOWER HEYFORD MARKET SQUARE
SP4824 (East side)
10/65 Bell Inn
26/11/51
GV II

Public house. Late c17/early C18, altered C19. Coursed squared marlstone rubble;
artificial stone-slate roof with rubble-and-brick gable stacks. 4-unit plan of 2
builds plus subsidiary ranges 2 storeys plus attic. 3 bays to left of 5-window
front are taller and have a regular arrangement of openings with a central
doorway; most windows are enlarged with 6-pane C19 sashes below stone flat
arches, but 2 older casements remain at first floor. 2 bays to right have, at
ground floor, 3-light casements with flat arches, and at first floor have
2-light casements with wooden lintels. Both sections are raised over a cellar.
Right gable wall steps around large chimney projection, partly concealed by a
lower subsidiary range. Rear of 3-bay section has a tall gabled stair projection
which has a narrow window extending the full height. Interior: Small open
fireplaces stop-chamfered beams.
(VCH: Oxfordshire, Vol VI, p182)


Listing NGR: SP4864824787

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