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The Litten

A Grade II Listed Building in Hampstead Norreys, West Berkshire

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Latitude: 51.4835 / 51°29'0"N

Longitude: -1.2397 / 1°14'22"W

OS Eastings: 452892

OS Northings: 176332

OS Grid: SU528763

Mapcode National: GBR 927.Z9Y

Mapcode Global: VHCZ0.GZH4

Entry Name: The Litten

Listing Date: 24 November 1966

Last Amended: 5 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1117157

English Heritage Legacy ID: 39928

Location: Hampstead Norreys, West Berkshire, RG18

County: West Berkshire

Civil Parish: Hampstead Norreys

Built-Up Area: Hampstead Norreys

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Hampstead Norreys

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU 57 NW (South west side)

9/19 The Litten (formerly
listed as The Littens)

House. Early C17, altered C18, altered and extended c1850.and C20. Brick,
brick with vitreous headers on east and west fronts; hipped old tile
roof. Double ridge plan with late C18 extension on south west which may
have been a small barn. 2 storeys, cellar and attic. Dentilled and
moulded brick eaves. 3 chimneys with offset heads 2 on north east roof
slope. Sash windows with glazing bars.' South east front:- 3 bays with
glazed central door in doorcase of Doric pilasters, fluted necking, entablature
and pediment. Irregular bays on ground floor either side of door with hipped
tiled roofs. North east front:- 3 bays. Central ground floor window has
a double scroll shaped head and painted glass. Interior:- large fire-place in
kitchen with bread oven on the right, spice alcove on left. Queen post trusses,
purlins and some rafters of old timbers.

Listing NGR: SU5288876329

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

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