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Oxford House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wokingham, Wokingham

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Latitude: 51.4116 / 51°24'41"N

Longitude: -0.836 / 0°50'9"W

OS Eastings: 481049

OS Northings: 168710

OS Grid: SU810687

Mapcode National: GBR C6D.KFG

Mapcode Global: VHDX2.GSD6

Entry Name: Oxford House

Listing Date: 12 November 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1118042

English Heritage Legacy ID: 41644

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 side)
18/8 No. 39 (Oxford House)
Town house, now offices and part house. Early C18 rebuild of early C17
house, extended late C19, altered mid C20. Plum brick with red brick
dressings; old tile gabled roofs with ridge of C19 terracotta cresting.
Rectangular plan with 2 hipped dormers facing road and extensions at rear
and right hand side with one hipped dormer. Some old brickwork visible
on rear gable. 2 storeys, cellars and attics; part I½ storeys. Brick
string at first floor level, and moulded brick course below moulded
wooden eaves cornice. 4 bay front. Sash windows with stone cills and
panelled sun blind casings; rubbed brick heads with scrolled carving on the
first floor. Glazing altered. 6 panel door in second bay from right, in
panelled reveal with architrave, plain rectangular fanlight, under a
coved shell hood with cornice and offsets on elaborately carved brackets
of acanthus pattern. Interior:- C18 open well stair with column on vase
balusters, heavily moulded handrail and square newels. B.O.E. (Berkshire)

Listing NGR: SU8104968710

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