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Colburn House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wokingham, Wokingham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4118 / 51°24'42"N

Longitude: -0.8361 / 0°50'10"W

OS Eastings: 481040

OS Northings: 168724

OS Grid: SU810687

Mapcode National: GBR C6D.KD9

Mapcode Global: VHDX2.GSB3

Entry Name: Colburn House

Listing Date: 12 November 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154692

English Heritage Legacy ID: 41645

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)
18/7 No.41 (Colburn House)
12.11.51
G.V. II
Town house, now offices and part house. Late C18, altered and extended
mid C19 and mid C20. Brick, slate gabled roof. L-plan with C19
service wing at rear, now 1 and 3 Rectory Road listed separately 18/6.
2 storeys, cellar and attics. Flanking chimneys: 3 dormers with flat lead
heads and 2-light casements. Sash windows, glazing altered. 5 bay front,
projecting plinth, painted string at first floor cill level; narrow
moulded and modillioned cornice; C19 parapet and stone coping. 6 fielded
panelled central door with sidelights and semi-circular sidelight;
approached by 6 stone steps. 1 bay C19 extension on left with parapet
and coping, large french casements at first floor with iron balcony
and pent hood over. Return front facing Rectory Road: 2 storeys gabled
end with 2 flank chimneys, cross window on ground floor and plain
ledged door to left. To left of this the former service wing with
Gothic window on first floor, with 2 sash windows with glazing bars on
the left. On ground floor 4 similar sash windows with plain ledged
door to left. This wing continues as No. 1 and 3 Rectory Road.
B.O.E. (Berkshire) p.309.


Listing NGR: SU8104068724

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