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Description: West Hanney House and Attached Archways
Date Listed: 25 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 250211
OS Grid Reference: SU4058492888
OS Grid Coordinates: 440584, 192888
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6333, -1.4150
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WEST HANNEY THE GREEN
SU4092 (West side)
13/173 West Hanney House and attached
(Formerly listed as West
Rectory now house. Dated 1727 on sundial to south front. Red brick with flared
headers, with red brick dressings; slate mansard roof; brick lateral stacks and
end stacks. Baroque style. 3-storey, 2-bay centre; 2-bay ranges of 2 storeys and
attic to left and right. Main front to garden 2:2:2. Centre 2 bays project
forward. Sash door to right of centre with overlight and segmental brick head
having keystone. Segmental-headed 12-pane unhorned sashes with segmental brick
heads having keystones and shaped brick aprons to all openings except false
window to third floor right of centre. Flat brick band between ground and first
floors. Flat brick band to base of parapet. Panelled parapet, swept up to centre
2 bays. Panelled parapet to centre 2 bays. Lateral stacks flank centre 2 bays.
Right return: 3-storey, 2-bay centre; single-bay ranges of 2 storeys and attic
to left and right. 1:2:1. Regular fenestration, mostly of false windows. End
stacks flank centre 2 bays. Interior: C18 dog leg staircase and panelled rooms.
Attached archways to left and right with open pediments.
(Buildings of England, Berkshire, 1975, p263; VCH: Berkshire, Vol 4, 1924, p285)
Listing NGR: SU4058492888
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Source: English Heritage
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