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Latitude: 51.461 / 51°27'39"N
Longitude: -0.5672 / 0°34'1"W
OS Eastings: 499638
OS Northings: 174530
OS Grid: SU996745
Mapcode National: GBR F8V.7G0
Mapcode Global: VHFTH.4J0V
Entry Name: King Johns Hunting Lodge
Listing Date: 23 September 1955
Last Amended: 26 April 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1135976
English Heritage Legacy ID: 40702
Location: Wraysbury, Windsor and Maidenhead, TW19
County: Windsor and Maidenhead
Civil Parish: Wraysbury
Built-Up Area: Wraysbury
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire
Church of England Parish: Wraysbury
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
5130 WRAYSBURY OLD FERRY DRIVE (off)
King John's Hunting Lodge
(formerly listed as
SU 97 SE 3/1 23.9.55
Late C15 early C16 restored area 1930 and in 1978. Three storey timber framed house
with two storey jettied porch linked to former aisled hall on south. Old tile gabled
roof, plaster and brick nogging infill to timber framed walls, some replaced with
modern brick. Modern leaded casements. Porch has four centred arch with quatrefoils
in spandrels, first floor three-light window with wood mullions.
Interior: is of interest and contains many original timbers, moulded beams, and a
C16-C17 door with lambs tongue stops on ground floor. Main fireplaces on ground floor
and first floor are C16 with four centred stone arches and foliage carving in spandrels.
Hall, open to roof, is of uncertain date, two arcade posts with moulded capitals
survive on south wall on either side of later fireplace.
Extensively restored and remodelled in modern times, some re-used timbers and modern
leaded casement windows, but with C14 scissor brace truss inserted with redundant
moulded crown post. A moulded beam runs east-west on north end under a gallery and
is of interest, probably circa 1500.
VCH 111 p.320.
Listing NGR: SU9963874530
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