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Wasing Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Wasing, West Berkshire

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Latitude: 51.3753 / 51°22'30"N

Longitude: -1.1722 / 1°10'19"W

OS Eastings: 457714

OS Northings: 164347

OS Grid: SU577643

Mapcode National: GBR 93P.QH1

Mapcode Global: VHCZM.MPNL

Entry Name: Wasing Place

Listing Date: 10 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1155947

English Heritage Legacy ID: 39661

Location: Wasing, West Berkshire, RG7

County: West Berkshire

Civil Parish: Wasing

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Aldermaston

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

6/16 Wasing Place


House. J. Hobcraft. 1770-3, rebuilt internally and slightly altered after fire.
South front: grey brick headers, stone quoins and window dressings, plat
bands at cill levels; large triangular pediment over centre 5 bays with stone
coping and circular window in tympanum, and parapet with stone coping. C20
stainless steel roof with 4 stacks. Palladian house with wings set back to right
and left, both reduced from 2 to one storey. 2 storeys and attic; 5 bays with
one bay wing to left and 3 bay wing to right, glazing bar sashes. 2 central half
glazed doors with architrave and plain rectangular fanlight; semi-circular ashlar
porch with 2 steps, 2 Doric columns and pilasters supporting entablature with
fluted frieze and paterae, and dentil cornice. North front: as south front but of
brown brick and circular window in tympanum of pediment with carved swags to right
and left. 13 steps with iron railings to central blocked doorway, now window, with
moulded architrave, and scrolled brackets supporting segmental pediment. Wings set
back to right and left, each with Venetian window. Interior: much rebuilt but
includes some re-used materials from Pendarpes Hall, Cornwall.B.O.E.Berkshire.p.259.

Listing NGR: SU5761864348

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