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Sydney House Hotel, Henley-on-Thames

Description: Sydney House Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 January 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 246293

OS Grid Reference: SU7601783025
OS Grid Coordinates: 476017, 183025
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5410, -0.9053

Location: 95 Kings Road, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire RG9 2JG

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

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Listing Text

5355 (West Side)

No 15 (Sydney House Hotel)

SU 7683 8/101 25.1.51.


Late C18 facade but C16/C17 timber framing visible in rear wing. Painted
brick street facade with bracketed wood cornice and old tiled roof. Stucco
string course at 1st floor level. 3 storeys, 3 windows. Outer windows
2 storey angular bays with moulded bracketed cornices above. Sashes with
glazing bars. Central door with moulded hood on brackets, moulded architrave
with 6 panelled door and narrow, rectangular fanlight. Interior has timber
framing with square panels and brick infilling visible in rear side wall.
Late C18 dog leg staircase with 2 balusters on each tread and ramped handrail.

Nos 1 to 11 (odd) and 15 to 25 (odd) with Denmark House, Elm House, Ruperts
Elm, Ruperts Guard, White House, the Obelisk and No 30, form a group with
Nos 93 and 95 and Nos 70 to 102 (even) with the building at the rear of
No 70 Bell Street and with Tarrys Cottage, Bell Cottage and the flat on
Ruperts Lane.

Listing NGR: SU7601783025

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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