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Former Service Block Adjoining Baylis House to North East

A Grade I Listed Building in Baylis and Stoke, Slough

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Latitude: 51.5186 / 51°31'7"N

Longitude: -0.6038 / 0°36'13"W

OS Eastings: 496972

OS Northings: 180892

OS Grid: SU969808

Mapcode National: GBR F80.Q58

Mapcode Global: VHFT8.H354

Entry Name: Former Service Block Adjoining Baylis House to North East

Listing Date: 29 September 1950

Last Amended: 3 August 1984

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1251374

English Heritage Legacy ID: 434050

Location: Slough, SL1

County: Slough

Electoral Ward/Division: Baylis and Stoke

Built-Up Area: Slough

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Manor Park St John the Baptist and Whitby Road

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


2/2 Former Service Block Adjoining
Baylis House (q,v.)To North-east
(formerly listed as Baylis House
29.9.50 and outbuildings)

G.V. I

Service block, now part of management centre. Mid to late C18. Red brick with
slate roof. 1 storey. Gauged brick cornice band, coped parapet, triangular
pedimented gables to front and back over slightly projecting centre 3 bays with
clock in each tympanum, parapeted gable ends with globe finials, 2 ridge stacks
off-centre to left and right, large panelled stack in centre at rear, and
central square timber arched cupola with incurved lead cap, globe finial, and
weathervane. South-east front: 9 bays; glazing bar sashes. Quadrant arcade
with 4 stone Taecan columns behind forecourt wall to left connecting service
block with house. Interior: ground floor 8 bay groin vaulted corridor to
south-east with store rooms off; double-height former kitchen to south-west
with large fireplace. Clock in south-east pediment dated 1735 and building
attributed to John James, but probably later. V.C.H. (Bucks), Vol.3, p.304;
B.O.E. (Bucks), p.240; The History of Slough, Maxwell Fraser, Slough
Corporation, 1973, p.145, The Story of Slough, Judith Hunter, Local Heritage
Books, 1983, pp.47-8.

Listing NGR: SU9697280892

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