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Elm House ruperts Elm ruperts Guard

A Grade II* Listed Building in Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.5412 / 51°32'28"N

Longitude: -0.9042 / 0°54'15"W

OS Eastings: 476088

OS Northings: 183046

OS Grid: SU760830

Mapcode National: GBR C4S.679

Mapcode Global: VHDWG.8JTC

Entry Name: Elm House ruperts Elm ruperts Guard

Listing Date: 25 January 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1369157

English Heritage Legacy ID: 246308

Location: Henley-on-Thames, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, RG9

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Henley-on-Thames

Built-Up Area: Henley-on-Thames

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Henley-on-Thames

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(East Side)
No 4 (Elm House). Ruperts Elm.
Ruperts Guard.
SU 7683 8/110 25.1.51.


C17/C18. Originally the Bell Inn, important as a coaching inn in the C18 and early C19, later Royal Grammar School, now 3 houses. Stucco facade with wide central pediment, moulded bracketed wooden cornice carried across , and over, pediment. Old tiled roof and 4, symmetrically placed chimneys. 2 storeys and lunette in pediment. 16 windows with C17 frames and C18 sashes, glazing bars except to lower half of visible ground floor windows. Central 3 light window over portico with central light forming door to balcony, which has plain iron railing. Portico, late C18 with fluted pilasters: flanking door and outer Doric fluted pillars supporting entablature with flat bracketed cornice. The 3 doors are modern.

Listing NGR: SU7608883046

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

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