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Church House

A Grade II Listed Building in Dorchester, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6441 / 51°38'38"N

Longitude: -1.1656 / 1°9'56"W

OS Eastings: 457835

OS Northings: 194256

OS Grid: SU578942

Mapcode National: GBR 90F.S5P

Mapcode Global: VHCY8.RX5Z

Entry Name: Church House

Listing Date: 14 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1369104

English Heritage Legacy ID: 248146

Location: Dorchester, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX10

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Dorchester

Built-Up Area: Dorchester

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Dorchester

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU5794 (East side)
5/115 No.2 (Church House)


House. 1878, by Sir. G. Gilbert Scott. Colourwashed brick with tile hanging and
timber framing; old plain-tile roof with brick stacks. L-plan. 2 storeys.
2-window front facing High Street has timber framing above an intermediate band
of decorative tile hanging. The windows, which all project slightly, are
elaborately divided with mullions and transoms, and the ornamental timber
framing is carried down around the upper part of the larger ground floor window,
to left. The left end wall is similarly ornamented and includes a gable over the
ground-floor window. The entrance is within a hexagonal tower, at the rear of
this side, which has a tiled steeple roof. The roof has a gablet to left, and 2
highly ornamental stacks. Plainer wing projects to rear. Interior not inspected.
Built as part of The Missionary College. Included for group value.
(M. Airs: The Secular Buildings of Dorchester, Dorchester through the Ages,

Listing NGR: SU5783594256

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