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Latitude: 51.5057 / 51°30'20"N
Longitude: -0.8659 / 0°51'57"W
OS Eastings: 478810
OS Northings: 179138
OS Grid: SU788791
Mapcode National: GBR C56.HX9
Mapcode Global: VHDWN.YF32
Entry Name: Wargrave Manor
Listing Date: 26 January 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1155057
English Heritage Legacy ID: 41372
Location: Wargrave, Wokingham, RG10
Civil Parish: Wargrave
Built-Up Area: Wargrave
Traditional County: Berkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire
Church of England Parish: Wargrave with Knowl Hill
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
WARGRAVE WARGRAVE HILL
SU 77 NE
2/3 Wargrave Manor
Large country house in landscaped park. Late C18 altered C19 and C20.
Painted stucco, moulded chamfered quoins, moulding over second floor windows,
hipped slate roof with several chimneys. Main block 3 storeys, wings 2
storeys. East front:main block has central segmental bay the whole height
with hipped conical roof, 3 sash windows with glazing bars, flanked by
single bays with similar windows: all windows have architrave surrounds,
ground floor windows with C19 lights. This section has a Doric verandah
with coupled columns supporting entablature across the whole front. Flanking
wings have 2 upper sash windows and Venetian windows on ground floor, all
with glazing bars. South front: C1860, has 5 bays repeating the design,
central porch of angle pilasters supporting entablature and blocking course,
arched central opening with plain double door and radiating fanlight.
The west front has a large semi-circular terrace in front added C19, and
has fine views over the Thames river valley. V.C.H. Vol.III. p.191
Listing NGR: SU7881079138
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