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Bishop's House, Henley-on-Thames

Description: Bishop's House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 January 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 246263

OS Grid Reference: SU7628282823
OS Grid Coordinates: 476282, 182823
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5392, -0.9015

Location: Wharfe Lane, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire RG9 2BP

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

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Listing Text

5355 (North Side)

No 55 (Bishop's House)
SU 7582 1/83 25.1.51.


Late C17/early C18. Silver grey brick with red brick dressings, including
window arches and string course of rubbed red brickwork. Stone window
sills. Heavy moulded, wooden modillion cornice. Steeply pitched, old
tiled, roof. 2 storeys and attic, 2 dormers with moulded pediments and
contemporary leaded casements. 6 windows, C18 sashes, all with glazing
bars, those of 1st floor with flush frames. Doorway with slightly recessed,
moulded architrave. Pedimented door hood, probably a preplacement, on
engraved scroll brackets. Good, 10 panelled door.

Nos 37 to 43 (odd), White Cottage, the Malthouse of Henley Brewery, Nos
51 to 55 (odd) and Wattle Cottage form a group with Nos 84 to 88 (even)
and with No 29 Thameside.

Listing NGR: SU7628582822

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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