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The Old Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Sonning, Wokingham

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Latitude: 51.4725 / 51°28'21"N

Longitude: -0.9107 / 0°54'38"W

OS Eastings: 475754

OS Northings: 175404

OS Grid: SU757754

Mapcode National: GBR C5J.QKS

Mapcode Global: VHDWV.57DZ

Entry Name: The Old Cottage

Listing Date: 26 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1117432

English Heritage Legacy ID: 41193

Location: Sonning, Wokingham, RG4

County: Wokingham

Civil Parish: Sonning

Built-Up Area: Woodley

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Sonning

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(south side)

14/29 The Old Cottage

House. Early C15 hall house altered, 2 storeys, timber framed, painted
brick infilling, old tile roof, central chimney inserted Cl7, and later
chimney to east end. North front has gable to left, one bay of 4-light leaded
windows, one irregular bay of 3-light leaded casements to right of gable, a
small C20 single light and to right hand coupled 3-light leaded upper
casements over a 3-light window on ground floor and C20 door in right corner.
Large C20 extension to rear. Smaller gabled extension to east in painted brick.
Interior:- most of timber frame visible including large roof purlins and
wind braces heavily sooted. Large scissor brace truss in roof. Ground floor
room right contains old carved heads and a carved panel, reputedly from the
former Bishops Palace.

Listing NGR: SU7575475404

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

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