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Old School House (West of Track and 45 Metres North of Thames Street)

A Grade II Listed Building in Sonning, Wokingham

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Latitude: 51.4744 / 51°28'27"N

Longitude: -0.9089 / 0°54'31"W

OS Eastings: 475877

OS Northings: 175615

OS Grid: SU758756

Mapcode National: GBR C5J.K0N

Mapcode Global: VHDWV.66CK

Entry Name: Old School House (West of Track and 45 Metres North of Thames Street)

Listing Date: 17 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135941

English Heritage Legacy ID: 41201

Location: Sonning, Wokingham, RG4

County: Wokingham

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

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Listing Text

(north side)

14/34 Old School House
(West Of Track And
45 Metres North Of
Thames Street)

- II

House. Early C16 much altered and modernised. A 2 framed bay 'hall house'
with one framed bay service wing at rear.Large C19 extension to right. The
hall house of one and a half storeys has been refaced on south front in
modern times in brick with two 3-light dormers breaking eaves, tile hung
gablets and one 2-light door to left, Two 3-light casements on ground floor
with brick soldier courses over. C20 lean-to extension on left with tile roof.
C16 timber frame of good quality visible on east gable with brick infill. Old
service wing of 2 storeys and a lower ground floor, with old tile roof.
Re-faced Cl7 with brick on old flint base and large chimney added centrally
on ridge, 3 course brick plat band at first floor level. Windows 3-light leaded
casements. Interior timber frame of good quality visible with large old timber
joists over lower ground floor. Later joists at first floor. Said to have been
used as a school house in Elizabethan times.

Listing NGR: SU7587775615

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

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