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King Johns Palace

A Grade II* Listed Building in Poyle, Slough

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4824 / 51°28'56"N

Longitude: -0.5207 / 0°31'14"W

OS Eastings: 502818

OS Northings: 176974

OS Grid: TQ028769

Mapcode National: GBR GB1.15J

Mapcode Global: VHFT9.XZLZ

Plus Code: 9C3XFFJH+XP

Entry Name: King Johns Palace

Listing Date: 11 August 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1280920

English Heritage Legacy ID: 363302

Location: Colnbrook with Poyle, Slough, SL3

County: Slough

Civil Parish: Colnbrook with Poyle

Built-Up Area: Poyle

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Colnbrook

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Description

PARK STREET
1.
5390
Colnbrook
(south-west side)
King John's Palace
(Nos 1-6)
TQ 0276 NE 7/15 11.8.52
II* GV

2.
Circa 1600 with later alterations and modern section. Courtyard plan range
of buildings with barn parallel to road front and central elliptical archway
reaching to eaves level. Two storeys and attics on timber-framed plinth.
Four two-storey bays with many-paned modern wood casements. Moulded wooded
bressumer, jettied to right of archway. Front plastered with remains of wide
rustication. Archway is moulded with key block. Rough wooden entablature
below tiled roof. Three gabled dormers, 3 chimneys the right hand one with
T-plan. Two doors (Nos 3 and 4) to left of archway. No 2 entered under arch,
No 1 from modern extension to rear. To left is a tall red brick wall with
elliptical central arch, stone archivolt, a wrought iron gate and crested
capping. In the yard to south-east is a timber-framed wing with 3 gables
and a further lower one and a half storey wing with one dormer; 5 windows,
irregular, mostly modern diamond lattice casements, 3 doorways, including
Nos 5 and 6.


Listing NGR: TQ0281876974

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