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The Deanery

A Grade I Listed Building in Sonning, Wokingham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4745 / 51°28'28"N

Longitude: -0.9114 / 0°54'40"W

OS Eastings: 475705

OS Northings: 175617

OS Grid: SU757756

Mapcode National: GBR C5J.JDQ

Mapcode Global: VHDWV.561J

Entry Name: The Deanery

Listing Date: 1 August 1952

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1319459

English Heritage Legacy ID: 41207

Location: Sonning, Wokingham, RG4

County: Wokingham

Civil Parish: Sonning

Built-Up Area: Woodley

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Sonning

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU 7575 SONNING THAMES STREET
(south side)

14/40 The Deanery
1.8.52
GV I

Built in 1901 for Edward Hudson the owner of County Life by Sir Edwin Lutyens.
Gardens laid out by Gertrude Jekyll. Behind and incorporating the massive
C16 brick wall listed separately (See High Street wall to The Deanery). 2 storey
brick with some exposed timbers. Clay tile roofs with wide overhanging eaves.
Built round inner courtyard, with main block to south and wings reaching back
to old wall. Garden front to south has large, full height, square glazed timber
framed bay with hipped roof, semi-circular arched door and feature chimney stack
set forward of main wall with 3 grouped diamond shafts above, casement windows
immediately below eaves and mullioned and transomed casements in ground floor.
Other large grouped stack on ridge and to rear. B.O.E.Berkshire p.220.


Listing NGR: SU7570575617

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