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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1117432
English Heritage Legacy ID: 41193
Location: Sonning, Wokingham, RG4
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
SU 7575 SONNING PEARSON ROAD
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
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