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Northfield End Post Office The Shrubberies, Henley-on-Thames

Description: Northfield End Post Office The Shrubberies

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 January 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 246294

OS Grid Reference: SU7601683032
OS Grid Coordinates: 476016, 183032
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5411, -0.9053

Location: 95 Kings Road, Henley-on-Thames 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 17 (The Shrubberies
and Northfield End Post

SU 7683 8/102 25.1.51.


Late C18 facade, repeating the design of Sydney House Hotel (q.v.) but
some asymmetrical features. Painted brick with bracketed eaves cornice
and old tiled roof. 3 storeys, 3 windows, all sashes with glazing bars.
2 storey bay centre, additional 1st floor bay with enriched frieze band
over stable entrance (now replaced by shop front). Door at south side
with label, moulded architrave and fanlight. Bas relief above door, which
has 6 panels.

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: SU7601683032

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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