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The Metropolitan Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wokingham, Wokingham

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Latitude: 51.412 / 51°24'43"N

Longitude: -0.8315 / 0°49'53"W

OS Eastings: 481363

OS Northings: 168754

OS Grid: SU813687

Mapcode National: GBR D7R.DLT

Mapcode Global: VHDX2.JRSY

Entry Name: The Metropolitan Public House

Listing Date: 2 October 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1118036

English Heritage Legacy ID: 41731

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

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU 8168 NW
(North west side)
18/50 Nos. 56 and 58 (The Metropolitan
Public House)
Hall house, now public house. Mid C15, altered C18 and C20. Timber
framed encased in painted render and pebbledash; old tile roof gabled,
and hipped on left half. L-plan of 2 or 3 framed bays much altered on
ground floor. 2 storeys and cellar. Chimney at rear. Black painted
plinth. Road front:- 3 irregular sash windows with glazing bars, 4 panes
wide on first floor, 6 panes wide on ground. 6 panel door to left of
centre in doorcase of panelled pilasters, small brackets and flat hood.
Interior:-most of timber frame exposed on first floor with jowled posts
and large tension braces.

Listing NGR: SU8136368754

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

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