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The Bear Public House

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

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Latitude: 51.5399 / 51°32'23"N

Longitude: -0.9048 / 0°54'17"W

OS Eastings: 476054

OS Northings: 182903

OS Grid: SU760829

Mapcode National: GBR C4S.D28

Mapcode Global: VHDWG.8KJC

Entry Name: The Bear Public House

Listing Date: 28 October 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1369480

English Heritage Legacy ID: 246040

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

5355 (West Side)

Nos 77 & 79
(The Bear Public House)
SU 7582 1/191 No.81


C15 to C17. Timber framed building with the Bear Public House occupying
the southern part. Painted roughcast and brick facade. Old tiled roof
with 4 gables to road. 2 storeys and 1 window in each gable.
Bear Public House: 1st floor has 2 windows of 5 and 3 lights, leaded panes,
probably partly original. Ground floor underbuilt in brick with modern
windows. Carriageway arch to north has timber framing visible in walls.
Long rear range set at right angles, timber framed with brick infilling
and part weatherboarded. Of 1, 1 1/2 and 2 storeys.
Northern part (No 81,) 1st floor has 2 canted bays, probably late C17,
gabled with mock timbering and later leaded glazing. Windows have timber
mullions and transom. Ground floor has 2 small early C19 shop fronts
with glazing bars, northern most with flat bow and engraved glass panes.

Nos 45, 45A, and 47 and Nos 53 to 81 (odd) form a group with Nos 44 to
52 (even) and Nos 60 to 64 (even) opposite and with No 2 New Street.

Listing NGR: SU7605982909

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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