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The Elizabethan House

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

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Latitude: 51.5376 / 51°32'15"N

Longitude: -0.9023 / 0°54'8"W

OS Eastings: 476228

OS Northings: 182644

OS Grid: SU762826

Mapcode National: GBR C4S.DQV

Mapcode Global: VHDWG.9MV5

Entry Name: The Elizabethan House

Listing Date: 25 January 1951

Last Amended: 28 October 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1046995

English Heritage Legacy ID: 246172

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 (South Side)

Nos 40 & 40A
(The Elizabethan House)
and No 42 (Formerly listed
as No 40 Elizabethan

SU 7582 1/36 25.1.51.


C16 and later, timber framed with plaster and painted brick infill. Double
span, hipped, old tiled roof. 3 storeys, 5 windows, sashes with late
C19 glazing. Ground floor has 2 early C19 shop windows under cornices.
Eastern one incorporates door and has dentil cornice, entablature and
pilasters. Western window simpler, with pilasters. Central door with
architrave and small flathood. Side red brick and flint wall to east
provides an important link with the Old School House at rear (q.v.)

Nos 2 to 8 (even) Nos 14 to 36 (even) including Adam House, and Nos 40
44, and gates and piers 48, 50, The Old School House and the Rectory Garden
Wall form a group with Nos 5 to 39 (odd), the Drinking Fountain, the Parish
Church of St Mary and the raised pavement at the east end of Hart Street.

Listing NGR: SU7623182640

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

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