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Shute End House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wokingham, Wokingham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4117 / 51°24'42"N

Longitude: -0.8373 / 0°50'14"W

OS Eastings: 480958

OS Northings: 168722

OS Grid: SU809687

Mapcode National: GBR C6D.K3J

Mapcode Global: VHDX2.FSP3

Entry Name: Shute End House

Listing Date: 12 November 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1118009

English Heritage Legacy ID: 41759

Location: Wokingham, Wokingham, RG40

County: Wokingham

Civil Parish: Wokingham

Built-Up Area: Wokingham

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Wokingham St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

WOKINGHAM SHUTE END
SU 8068 NE
(South side)
17/14 No,10 (Shute End House)
12.11.51
II*
Town house. Older house, probably C17, rebuilt and refronted late C18,
altered C19. Service wing on west added c1830, now subdivided as No.lOA
and listed separately (17/15). Brick, slate hipped roof. Central
staircase plan with rear extensions. 3 storeys and cellar. Flanking
chimneys. 5 bay front. Chamfered plinth, moulded brick strings at
first and second floor levels; flat eaves on pairs of brackets. Segmental
headed windows on ground and first floors, with rubbed brick arches;
scrolls on 1:3:5 bays on second floor. All windows have glazing bars,
architrave frames and stone cills. Central 6-panelled entrance door,
3-pane rectangular fanlight, architrave surround, and doorcase of Doric
fluted pilasters with dentilled cornice and segmental pediment. Small
terrace with stone capped retaining wall and 4 concrete steps. Interior:-
stairs with stick balusters and wreathed handrail. Early C19 fireplaces
in kitchen and study inserted in older fireplace, with flanking glazed
tiles with floral motif. Similar fireplaces in former nursery and front
bedroom on 3rd floor, and in rear bedrooms late C19 with 'art nouveau'
tiles.


Listing NGR: SU8096068716

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