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Latitude: 51.4118 / 51°24'42"N
Longitude: -0.8361 / 0°50'10"W
OS Eastings: 481040
OS Northings: 168724
OS Grid: SU810687
Mapcode National: GBR C6D.KD9
Mapcode Global: VHDX2.GSB3
Entry Name: Colburn House
Listing Date: 12 November 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1154692
English Heritage Legacy ID: 41645
Location: Wokingham, Wokingham, RG40
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
WOKINGHAM BROAD STREET
SU 8168 NW
18/7 No.41 (Colburn House)
Town house, now offices and part house. Late C18, altered and extended
mid C19 and mid C20. Brick, slate gabled roof. L-plan with C19
service wing at rear, now 1 and 3 Rectory Road listed separately 18/6.
2 storeys, cellar and attics. Flanking chimneys: 3 dormers with flat lead
heads and 2-light casements. Sash windows, glazing altered. 5 bay front,
projecting plinth, painted string at first floor cill level; narrow
moulded and modillioned cornice; C19 parapet and stone coping. 6 fielded
panelled central door with sidelights and semi-circular sidelight;
approached by 6 stone steps. 1 bay C19 extension on left with parapet
and coping, large french casements at first floor with iron balcony
and pent hood over. Return front facing Rectory Road: 2 storeys gabled
end with 2 flank chimneys, cross window on ground floor and plain
ledged door to left. To left of this the former service wing with
Gothic window on first floor, with 2 sash windows with glazing bars on
the left. On ground floor 4 similar sash windows with plain ledged
door to left. This wing continues as No. 1 and 3 Rectory Road.
B.O.E. (Berkshire) p.309.
Listing NGR: SU8104068724
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