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The George Gallery

A Grade II Listed Building in Wheatley, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7477 / 51°44'51"N

Longitude: -1.1404 / 1°8'25"W

OS Eastings: 459439

OS Northings: 205791

OS Grid: SP594057

Mapcode National: GBR 8Z9.6JF

Mapcode Global: VHCXX.5BYK

Entry Name: The George Gallery

Listing Date: 21 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1369283

English Heritage Legacy ID: 246975

Location: Wheatley, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX33

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Wheatley

Built-Up Area: Wheatley

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Wheatley

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

WHEATLEY HIGH STREET
SP5905 (North side)
7/208 No.27 (The George Gallery)

GV II


Inn, now shop and dwelling. Mid/late C16, refronted early C18. Coursed squared
limestone rubble with ashlar dressings; old plain-tile roof with brick stacks.
3-unit plan with through entry. 2 storeys. 5-window front with ashlar quoins has
carriage entry to right of centre with semi-circular arch, keyblock and imposts
and above it a window. Flanking bays have single windows at ground and first
floors with pairs of windows to extreme left bay. All have heavy stone segmental
arches and C20 sashes. Additional windows have been inserted in the right bay.
Entrances in carriage entry. Rear has restored timber-framed gallery. Interior:
Two 4-centre arched stone fireplaces with recessed spandrels; large open
inglenook fireplace with massive stone segmental arch; first floor wall painting
dated to c.1570; butt-purlin roofs.


Listing NGR: SP5943905791

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

Description

WHEATLEY HIGH STREET
SP5905 (North side)
7/208 No.27 (The George Gallery)

GV II


Inn, now shop and dwelling. Mid/late C16, refronted early C18. Coursed squared
limestone rubble with ashlar dressings; old plain-tile roof with brick stacks.
3-unit plan with through entry. 2 storeys. 5-window front with ashlar quoins has
carriage entry to right of centre with semi-circular arch, keyblock and imposts
and above it a window. Flanking bays have single windows at ground and first
floors with pairs of windows to extreme left bay. All have heavy stone segmental
arches and C20 sashes. Additional windows have been inserted in the right bay.
Entrances in carriage entry. Rear has restored timber-framed gallery. Interior:
Two 4-centre arched stone fireplaces with recessed spandrels; large open
inglenook fireplace with massive stone segmental arch; first floor wall painting
dated to c.1570; butt-purlin roofs.


Listing NGR: SP5943905791

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