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Range Approximately 50 Metres to North of Gatehouse at Douai School

A Grade II Listed Building in Woolhampton, West Berkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4087 / 51°24'31"N

Longitude: -1.1712 / 1°10'16"W

OS Eastings: 457740

OS Northings: 168066

OS Grid: SU577680

Mapcode National: GBR 939.QP2

Mapcode Global: VHCZF.NV5G

Entry Name: Range Approximately 50 Metres to North of Gatehouse at Douai School

Listing Date: 10 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1117270

English Heritage Legacy ID: 39693

Location: Woolhampton, West Berkshire, RG7

County: West Berkshire

Civil Parish: Woolhampton

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Woolhampton

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

WOOLHAMPTON UPPER WOOLHAMPTON
SU 56 NE
3/11 Range Approximately 50
Metres To North Of
Gatehouse At Douai
School

GV II

School cloister. 1884 and 1888 by F.A. Walters in a Free Tudor-Gothic style;
top storey of circa 1910 on wing to left. Red brick with stone dressings,
plinth, string courses at cill levels. Tiled roof with central ridge stack,
gabled dormer to left with casements; belfry to right with 2 string courses,
battlemented parapet, clock to east with hoodmould and louvred arch to north
with hoodmould. T-plan. East front: 2 storeys and attic; 12 bays, leaded
windows with 2 arched lights in square heads and returned hoodmoulds. Doorway
in third bay from left with 4-centred arch and returned hoodmould with carved
stops; doorway in sixth bay from left with moulded 4-centred arch in square
head with carved spandrels, returned hoodmould with carved stops extending
over flanking one-light windows. Left-hand wing: red brick with stone dress-
ings, plinth, string courses, coped parapet with stone corbelling and tiled
roof with 4 stacks. 3 storeys. Left-hand return wall: 3 bays, first floor
cross windows, second floor arched 2-light windows with square heads and returned
hoodmoulds. Doorway to left with 4-centred arch and returned hoodmould. Ori-
ginally built for St. Mary's College. BOE, Berkshire, p. 312; Berkshire
Architectural Guide, Betjeman and Piper, Murray, 1949, p. 156.


Listing NGR: SU5774068066

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