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The Refectory

A Grade II* Listed Building in Hurley, Windsor and Maidenhead

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Latitude: 51.5498 / 51°32'59"N

Longitude: -0.8103 / 0°48'36"W

OS Eastings: 482590

OS Northings: 184102

OS Grid: SU825841

Mapcode National: GBR D60.ZXF

Mapcode Global: VHDWH.X90S

Entry Name: The Refectory

Listing Date: 25 March 1955

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1156408

English Heritage Legacy ID: 40904

Location: Hurley, Windsor and Maidenhead, SL6

County: Windsor and Maidenhead

Civil Parish: Hurley

Built-Up Area: Hurley

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Burchetts Green

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU 8284-8384 HIGH STREET
(north side)
17/7 The Refectory

Part of Refectory of Benedictine priory, now house. C12. altered C14,
C16, C19 and C20. Flint and rubble with brick dressings and old tile
roof. 2 storeys and attics. North front has one early C14 round-headed
arch (the other 2 are now in the ownership of the adjoining property
the Cloisters). To the right of this the other part of the front is
irregular and has a part-brick infill panel, and C20 casement windows
mostly of 2 and 3 lights. C20 roof lights. C20 entrance door and
casements on west gable. South front has C20 leaded casements and 2
3-light windows on 1st floor and One 3-light window on ground floor.
Interior has fine late mediaeval roof of 6 bays of large arch-braced
collar roof trusses with the braces moulded and chamfered. Embedded
in the wall, and now at 1st floor level, is the reused spandrel of a
later mediaeval fireplace set upside down in the wall with fine rose
carvings. Scheduled Ancient Monument.

V.C.H. Vol. III p.152 B.O.E. (BERKSHIRE) P157

Listing NGR: SU8259084102

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