If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.
Description: Bridge House
Date Listed: 22 August 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 310594
OS Grid Reference: SU3234370303
OS Grid Coordinates: 432343, 170303
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4308, -1.5361
SU 37 SW CHILTON FOLIAT A.419
5/131 Bridge House
Assembly room or villa, now house. 1766, but incorporating some
earlier work. Brick, with gable of brick laced flint. Tiled roof.
2-storey and attic, 5 bays with further slightly recessed bay to
right. Entrance now to earlier section forming back wing to C18
riverside facade. Entrance hall replanned 1941. Riverside block 1
room deep, with low ground floor containing the 'Long room',
parlour and library. High first floor. Entrance with narrow Adam
style doorcase with broken pediment. River front with central
glazed door from long room, and 12-pane sashes. First floor with
left high 3 x 6 pane sashes with radial brick heads with stone keys
and springers. Three 9-pane sashes to attic behind parapet. Gable
has initals T x H and rainwater heads dated 1766.
Interior: Piano nobile on first floor 16ft high, 2 rooms with
cornices and applique paterae of roses, now 3 bedrooms. Small C18
turned baluster stair.
Listing NGR: SU3234370303
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
Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.