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Luckley House School

A Grade II Listed Building in Wokingham, Wokingham

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Latitude: 51.3981 / 51°23'53"N

Longitude: -0.8402 / 0°50'24"W

OS Eastings: 480781

OS Northings: 167198

OS Grid: SU807671

Mapcode National: GBR C6L.BDL

Mapcode Global: VHDX8.D452

Plus Code: 9C3X95X5+6W

Entry Name: Luckley House School

Listing Date: 15 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1319165

English Heritage Legacy ID: 41681

Location: Wokingham, RG40

County: Wokingham

Civil Parish: Wokingham

Built-Up Area: Wokingham

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Wokingham St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU 86 NW
(South side)
10/38 Luckley-Oakley School
Large country house in landscaped surrounds, now private school. 1907 by
Sir Ernest Newton in a free Elizabethan style. Brick with red brick quoins,
hipped, tile roof. H-plan with large mid and late CZO extensions on north
east. 2 storeys and attics. 2 large chimneys, one on each wing, with clustered
diagonal shafts and offset heads on rectangular bases; similar on ridge of
centre section but smaller. Brick plat band, bold moulded and modillioned
eaves cornice. Square leaded casements. North west front:- Symmetrical.
Centre part, 3 wide bays centre bay slightly projecting with 2 panelled
large semi-circular moulded hood; approached by 2 stone steps. 3-light
casement over, 4-light at ends on both floors. One small bull's eye to right
of entrance. One bay projecting wings either side, flat roof dormer with 2-light
casement on right. South east, garden front:- symmetrical, similar to north
west front, with 3 flat roof dormers in centre section, one in each wing.
Similar central porch with garden door leading to small paved terrace. Each
projecting wing has large octagonal bays on ground floor with 8 single lights
and copper domed roof; Two, 3-light casements over. B.0.E. (Berkshire) p.310.

Listing NGR: SU8078167198

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

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