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A Grade II Listed Building in Sulhamstead, West Berkshire

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Latitude: 51.4173 / 51°25'2"N

Longitude: -1.0924 / 1°5'32"W

OS Eastings: 463208

OS Northings: 169093

OS Grid: SU632690

Mapcode National: GBR B4R.0N6

Mapcode Global: VHCZH.0MTT

Entry Name: Brazenhead

Listing Date: 23 October 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1117147

English Heritage Legacy ID: 40013

Location: Sulhamstead, West Berkshire, RG7

County: West Berkshire

Civil Parish: Sulhamstead

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Sulhamstead Abbots and Bannister with Ufton Nervet

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU 66 NW
3/35 Brazenhead
House. Late C16 and early C17. Timber framed with red brick nOgging, brick
and flint plinth, and old tile roof. Irregular H-plan with central framed bay
flanked by 3 framed bays to north-west and 2 framed bays to south east. Twin
gabled wings to south-west. 2 storeys. South-west front: curved braces, queen
post trusses exposed in gable ends, ridge stack to right, large ridge stack to
left with central square shaft flanked by 2 diamond shafts and moulded plaque
to north-west, and end stack to left, at rear. One 3-light diamond leaded casement
on each floor of right-hand gable end, one first floor 3-light diamond leaded
casement in left hand gable end with ground floor 6-light mullioned and
transomed windows beneath. Recessed centre mullioned and transomed windows
beneath. Recessed centre with first floor 3-light diamond leaded casement and
ground floor boarded door with C16 chamfered frame and lean-to timber porch.
North-west front with early C19 Gothick oriel windows. Interior: late C16
staircase in centre bay and good C16 chamfered doorframes to right-hand bays.
V.C.H. (Berks), Vol. 3, p.431; B.O.E. (Berks), p.232.

Listing NGR: SU6319869093

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