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Burford News

A Grade II Listed Building in Burford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8074 / 51°48'26"N

Longitude: -1.6364 / 1°38'11"W

OS Eastings: 425165

OS Northings: 212141

OS Grid: SP251121

Mapcode National: GBR 5SW.M3N

Mapcode Global: VHBZS.LT8V

Entry Name: Burford News

Listing Date: 12 September 1955

Last Amended: 1 March 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1267016

English Heritage Legacy ID: 419982

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 (East Side)
SP2512 (Enlargement) No 107 (Burford News)
7/82 (previously listed as
12.9.55 "Premises adjoining Bull
Hotel to the South)

GV II


House with shop premises. Late mediaeval remodelled C18 or early C19.
Front rendered over timber-frame, coped verges to Cotswold stone roof, to
left an ashlar corniced chimney (actually belonging to the Bull Hotel
(q.v.). L-plan, originally only one room deep. 3 storeys, attic and
cellar. One gabled dormer. 2 windows, wide-paned sashes with architraves.
Interior : evidence of jettied upper floors, heavily braced posts and
beams to ground and 1st floors, evidence of cill plates to front and rear
posts; chamfered joints on 1st floor. On first floor a Tudor arched
fireplace with wide frieze, smaller Tudor-arched fireplace with similar
detail in rear extension; well or cistern below of considerable diameter.
2-storey rear extension of 3 bays with timber-framed 1st floor and a
further 3-bay extension of one storey and attic.


Listing NGR: SP2516512141

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

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