The Small House

20 Aug 2000
The Small House, 52 And 54 Rose Street, Wokingham, Berkshire, RG40 1XU
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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


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1945 IOE Records taken by Brian Steptoe; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Brian Steptoe. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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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