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Oxford House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wokingham, Wokingham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4116 / 51°24'41"N

Longitude: -0.836 / 0°50'9"W

OS Eastings: 481049

OS Northings: 168710

OS Grid: SU810687

Mapcode National: GBR C6D.KFG

Mapcode Global: VHDX2.GSD6

Entry Name: Oxford House

Listing Date: 12 November 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1118042

English Heritage Legacy ID: 41644

Location: Wokingham, Wokingham, RG40

County: Wokingham

Civil Parish: Wokingham

Built-Up Area: Wokingham

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Wokingham

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

WOKINGHAM BROAD STREET
SU 8168 NW
(North side)
18/8 No. 39 (Oxford House)
12.11.51
G.V. II
Town house, now offices and part house. Early C18 rebuild of early C17
house, extended late C19, altered mid C20. Plum brick with red brick
dressings; old tile gabled roofs with ridge of C19 terracotta cresting.
Rectangular plan with 2 hipped dormers facing road and extensions at rear
and right hand side with one hipped dormer. Some old brickwork visible
on rear gable. 2 storeys, cellars and attics; part I½ storeys. Brick
string at first floor level, and moulded brick course below moulded
wooden eaves cornice. 4 bay front. Sash windows with stone cills and
panelled sun blind casings; rubbed brick heads with scrolled carving on the
first floor. Glazing altered. 6 panel door in second bay from right, in
panelled reveal with architrave, plain rectangular fanlight, under a
coved shell hood with cornice and offsets on elaborately carved brackets
of acanthus pattern. Interior:- C18 open well stair with column on vase
balusters, heavily moulded handrail and square newels. B.O.E. (Berkshire)
p.309.


Listing NGR: SU8104968710

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