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Duchess Close

A Grade II Listed Building in Reading, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.49 / 51°29'23"N

Longitude: -1.0863 / 1°5'10"W

OS Eastings: 463534

OS Northings: 177177

OS Grid: SU635771

Mapcode National: GBR B3S.G69

Mapcode Global: VHCZ3.4T24

Plus Code: 9C3WFWQ7+XF

Entry Name: Duchess Close

Listing Date: 16 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1285399

English Heritage Legacy ID: 247435

Location: Whitchurch-on-Thames, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, RG8

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Whitchurch-on-Thames

Built-Up Area: Pangbourne

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Whitchurch

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU6377 (East side)
13/217 No.1 and 2 Duchess Close


Two houses. C17 with C18 main front at right angles to road. Brick; plain tile
roof; brick stacks. 2 storeys and attic; 6-window range. 4-panel part-glazed
door with flat hood to left of centre. 6-panel part-glazed door with flat hood
to right. Casements to ground floor except 12-pane sash to centre. Two 12-pane
sashes to first floor left. 6-pane window to left of centre. 12-pane sash to
centre. 2-light casement to right of centre. 3-light casement to right. 3 gabled
dormers. Left hand return: Irregular fenestration of C19 and C20 windows. Tile
hung cross-gable to right with bands of fish-scale and scalloped tiles.
Cross-gable to left with false half-timbering, and tiles to apex. Timber-framing
visible to rear. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SU6353477177

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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