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Description: The Oak House
Date Listed: 27 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 162476
OS Grid Reference: TL3846835644
OS Grid Coordinates: 538468, 235644
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0020, 0.0157
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BARKWAY HIGH STREET
lL 3835 (East side)
9/22 No. 41
27.5.68 (The Oak House)
House. Mid to late C18, altered C19. Red brick, rendered timber frame to
rear. Steeply pitched tiled roof. 4 bays. 2 storeys, cellar and attic.
Ground floor: carriageway through in right bay with half height gates
and moulded brackets to head. To left of centre is entrance with steps
and wreathed railings up to 6 raised panelled door with a rectangular
fanlight, reeded architrave. Flanking 16 pane glazing bar sashes,
recessed with segmental heads. Plinth with a cellar window to right.
First floor 16 pane sashes with a blocked opening over entrance. 3
hipped dormers with small horizontal sliding sashes. Left end, moulded
kneelers to gable parapet, internal end stack. Cross axial ridge stack
to right of centre. Scattered casements to rear. Extending to rear left
are 1 storey C18 and C19 weatherboarded service and former stabling
ranges, casements and a ridge stack on a steeply pitched roof towards
house, shop with a slate roof towards rear. Interior not inspected.
Formerly the Royal Oak Public House.
Listing NGR: TL3846835644
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Source: English Heritage
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