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Calendars

A Grade II* Listed Building in Burford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8075 / 51°48'27"N

Longitude: -1.6383 / 1°38'17"W

OS Eastings: 425033

OS Northings: 212160

OS Grid: SP250121

Mapcode National: GBR 5SW.LLY

Mapcode Global: VHBZS.KT7Q

Entry Name: Calendars

Listing Date: 12 September 1955

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266408

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421564

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 SHEEP STREET
AND SIGNET (South side)
SP2512 (Enlargement) Calendars
7/202
12.9.55

GV II*


House. Late C15, restored 1912-28. Ashlar ground floor, partly on
moulded plinth, jettied and timber-framed first floor, Cotswold stone
roof. 2 storeys and attic; C20 chimney to left; simple dormer to right.
2 windows in close-studded 1st floor, glazing-bar sashes, the right-hand
one jettied further out, formerly probably with gable, moulded bressumer;
Tudor-arch-headed light in return to west. Ground floor has a deep
hollow-chamfer window to right with inserted early C19 30-pane Yorkshire
sashes; to left an angled bay with small-pane windows. Roughly central
Tudor arch doorway in deep hollow - chamfer surround with inner moulding
and panelled spandrels; half-glazed early-mid C19 door; small window to
right of central jetty beams. Heavy stone corbel and rib of stone to
left. The ridge of the jettied part is higher than the right-hand
structural wall and the matching bay to left (q.v. under Cottage to east
of Calendars). Jettied L-plan extension to rear with cross-wing to
courtyard. Interior altered, moulded cross-beam ceiling to ground floor
west part. Thought to have preceded The Tolsey (q.v.) as Burford's Gild
Room. M.S.Gretton: Burford Part and Present (Revised 1945).


Listing NGR: SP2503312160

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