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Kitchen Block of Townlands Hospital

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

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Latitude: 51.5395 / 51°32'22"N

Longitude: -0.9097 / 0°54'34"W

OS Eastings: 475714

OS Northings: 182848

OS Grid: SU757828

Mapcode National: GBR C4R.JTG

Mapcode Global: VHDWG.5KYP

Entry Name: Kitchen Block of Townlands Hospital

Listing Date: 14 March 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1047706

English Heritage Legacy ID: 246384

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 Kitchen Block of Townlands

SU 7582 1/500


Late C18 altered. Three ranges around a courtyard and part of the former workhouse. The N range is of 2 storeys plus attic in the roof; the wings are each 2 storeys. N range is 5 bays wide and of red brick. First floor with open arcaded loggia over which is a band of blue bricks. Above the arch of the 4th bay, a tablet reading 'This House was erected AD 1790'. 1st floor with 2 sash windows, a flank window painted to look like a sash window, a casement window and one modern metal casement window, all with chains of blue bricks between them. 4 dormer windows in the roof, 3 of them with their original glazing bars. The wings left and right are of chequered brick and considerably altered as to fenestration. The E range has in addition 2 modern gabled porches (one stocked) rising through 2 storeys.

Listing NGR: SU7575882737

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