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Fonthill philomel

A Grade II Listed Building in Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5381 / 51°32'17"N

Longitude: -0.9106 / 0°54'38"W

OS Eastings: 475654

OS Northings: 182691

OS Grid: SU756826

Mapcode National: GBR C4R.JMC

Mapcode Global: VHDWG.5LGS

Entry Name: Fonthill philomel

Listing Date: 28 October 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1047794

English Heritage Legacy ID: 246198

Location: Henley-on-Thames, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, RG9

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Henley-on-Thames

Built-Up Area: Henley-on-Thames

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Henley-on-Thames

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

1. HOP GARDENS
5355 (East Side)

No 1 (Fonthill)
No 2 (Philomel)

SU 7582 1/296

2.
Late C19/early C20. Red brick, 1st floor tile hung. Tiled roof with
some fish scale bands. Irregular plan with gables and very tall, elaborate
chimneys with heavy stepped brick cornices above string courses. 1 1/2 and
2 storeys with attics. Windows, mainly leaded casements, 6 bays width.
Door has stone architrave and dentil cornice. Name of house engraved
on scroll below cornice.

Listing NGR: SU7565482693

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