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Fonthill Philomel, Henley-on-Thames

Description: Fonthill Philomel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 October 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 246198

OS Grid Reference: SU7565482691
OS Grid Coordinates: 475654, 182691
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5381, -0.9106

Location: Hop Gardens, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire RG9 2EH

Locality: Henley-on-Thames
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: RG9 2EH

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Listing Text

5355 (East Side)

No 1 (Fonthill)
No 2 (Philomel)

SU 7582 1/296

Late C19/early C20. Red brick, 1st floor tile hung. Tiled roof with
some fish scale bands. Irregular plan with gables and very tall, elaborate
chimneys with heavy stepped brick cornices above string courses. 1 1/2 and
2 storeys with attics. Windows, mainly leaded casements, 6 bays width.
Door has stone architrave and dentil cornice. Name of house engraved
on scroll below cornice.

Listing NGR: SU7565482693

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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