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Pillar House, Pillar House East, and Attached Stone Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Harwell, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.5998 / 51°35'59"N

Longitude: -1.2911 / 1°17'28"W

OS Eastings: 449193

OS Northings: 189232

OS Grid: SU491892

Mapcode National: GBR 7ZH.QCC

Mapcode Global: VHCYL.K1SX

Entry Name: Pillar House, Pillar House East, and Attached Stone Piers

Listing Date: 24 November 1966

Last Amended: 5 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1199813

English Heritage Legacy ID: 249973

Location: Harwell, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, OX11

County: Oxfordshire

District: Vale of White Horse

Civil Parish: Harwell

Built-Up Area: Harwell

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

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Listing Text

SU4989 (East side)
9/110 Pillar House, Pillar House
East, and attached stone piers
(Formerly listed as Pillar


House, now 2 dwellings. Probably mid C19. Rendered plinth; painted brick, with
painted stone quoins; slate hipped roof; brick end stack to right, ridge stack
to left return. ltalianate style. 2-storey, 3-window range 2-panel door to
centre with decorative fanlight and architrave surround. Square flat-roofed
porch with fluted Doric columns in front and plain Doric pilasters flanking
doorway. Porch has triglyph cornice. 12-pane unhorned sashes with painted stone
architrave surrounds to all openings. Moulded stone band between ground and
first floors. Bracketed cornice to eaves. Interiors not inspected. Attached
painted stone piers to each end of street front form front court-yard. History:
formerly trio home of artists John Henry Frederick Bacon (1865-1914) and L.
Leslie Brooke (1862-1940)
("Harwell, Village for a Thousand Years": Pub. Harwell P.C. 1985)

Listing NGR: SU4919389232

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