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The Old Vicarage

A Grade II Listed Building in Burford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8099 / 51°48'35"N

Longitude: -1.6363 / 1°38'10"W

OS Eastings: 425170

OS Northings: 212423

OS Grid: SP251124

Mapcode National: GBR 5SW.F3V

Mapcode Global: VHBZS.LR9X

Entry Name: The Old Vicarage

Listing Date: 12 September 1955

Last Amended: 21 May 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266917

English Heritage Legacy ID: 420235

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) The Old Vicarage(previously
7/112 listed as "Cob House")
12.9.55
21.5.82
GV II

Parsonage house. C15 and c.1830 (probably by Henry Underwood). In two
parts to rear of Cob House (which was formerly part of the Old Vicarage
(q.v.)). The larger, c.1830s part is in cut and squared rubble, hipped
slate roof with wide eaves. 3 storeys; 3 windows, glazing-bars sashes,
longer proportions on ground floor. Lean-to stair-turret to rear. Gabled
C15 cross-wing of 2 storeys to West, projects slightly with C20 bay on
ground floor in Cotswold style. Rubble built with Cotswold stone roof.
Interior has 3 C15 looking moulded beams to ground floor room. In the
1830s part is an imported fireplace of c.1770s in coloured marble with
fluted frieze, contemporary c.1830s stair from which there was formerly an
entry into the East wind (Cob House q.v.) The house is set in large
grounds.


Listing NGR: SP2517012423

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

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