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Markham House and Front Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Wokingham, Wokingham

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Latitude: 51.411 / 51°24'39"N

Longitude: -0.8354 / 0°50'7"W

OS Eastings: 481089

OS Northings: 168636

OS Grid: SU810686

Mapcode National: GBR C6D.KL2

Mapcode Global: VHDX2.GSPQ

Entry Name: Markham House and Front Railings

Listing Date: 12 November 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1118043

English Heritage Legacy ID: 41648

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

SU 8168 NW
(South side)
18/18 No.20 (Markham House)
and front railings
Large house, now offices. c1840. Brick with low pitched gabled slate
roof. 2 storeys, attics and basement. Large flanking chimneys flush with
gable wall. 3 bay symmetrical front with sash windows ; tripartite on
ground floor. 4 panel central door, plain rectangular fanlight and side
lights in wide painted Doric surround of pilasters, frieze, cornice and
blocking course approached by 10 moulded stone steps; 2 iron scrapers.
Cast iron railings of acanthus pattern across front on low wall between
short flanking brick walls and piers with stone capping; and returning each
side of steps to entrance door.

Listing NGR: SU8108968636

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

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