This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
WOKINGHAM ROSE STREET SU 8168 NW (North west side) 18/49 Nos. 52 and 54 (The Small House) 2,io.69 G.V. II Hall house, now 2 cottages. C15 altered C19 and C20. Timber framed encased in painted pebbledash, old tile gabled roof. 3 framed bays, former hall in centre bay. 2 storeys. One chimney on ridge and one on rear roof slope; Plat band under first floor cill level. Road front:- No.52 has 2 bays C20 2-light casement windows with glazing bars, No.54 one bay of similar but 3-light. Plain C20 entrance doors on left hand of each. No.52 has top panel glazed, No.54 is panelled. Interior:- timber frame exposed on first floor, with large arch and tension braces.
No.52 has inserted inglenook chimney faced with C20 brick, but with original chamfered, arched timber lintol. Fine side purlin roof with large, curved, windbraces. Heavily sooted over former hall.
Listing NGR: SU8134868744
Copyright IoE Brian Steptoe. Source Historic England Archive
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Photographer: Steptoe, Brian
Rights Holder: Steptoe, Brian
Pebbledash, Tile, Timber, Medieval Open Hall House, Tudor Monument <By Form>, Hall House, House, Domestic, Dwelling, Timber Framed House, Timber Framed Building