Description: 6, Newbury Street
Date Listed: 22 April 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 251238
OS Grid Reference: SU3985287840
OS Grid Coordinates: 439852, 187840
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5880, -1.4262
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WANTAGE NEWBURY STREET
SU3987NE (West side)
9/140 No. 6
House, now offices. Early C17, refronted and stair-turret added c.1700.
Originally timber framed. Flemish bond brick, painted white; banded old and c20
tile roof; brick stacks. 3-unit plan. 2 storeys and attic; 6-window range. Coved
hood over C20 door. C19 plank door in beaded architrave to left. Stone lintels
over late C18 sashes and 2 mid C19 sashes to right of main door. Chamfered
plinth; brick storey band; moulded wood cornice; 3 gabled roof dormers with
early C18 two-light leaded casements. Gabled roof; rear lateral stacks. C20 rear
extension. Interior: C17 spice cupboard above chamfered bressumer to rear open
fireplace adjoining winder stairs with twisted balusters at base and vase
balusters at top. First floor has timber-framed partitions in square framing and
similar framing exposed in rear wall. 3-bay collar-truss roof with butt purlins.
Early C18 bolection-moulded door.
Listing NGR: SU3985287840
Source: English Heritage
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