The Metropolitan Public House

20 Aug 2000
The Metropolitan Public House, 56 And 58 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) 18/50 Nos. 56 and 58 (The Metropolitan Public House) 2.10.69 G.V. II Hall house, now public house. Mid C15, altered C18 and C20. Timber framed encased in painted render and pebbledash; old tile roof gabled, and hipped on left half. L-plan of 2 or 3 framed bays much altered on ground floor. 2 storeys and cellar. Chimney at rear. Black painted plinth. Road front:- 3 irregular sash windows with glazing bars, 4 panes wide on first floor, 6 panes wide on ground. 6 panel door to left of centre in doorcase of panelled pilasters, small brackets and flat hood.

Interior:-most of timber frame exposed on first floor with jowled posts and large tension braces.

Listing NGR: SU8136368754


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, Render, Tile, Timber, Medieval Hall House, Monument (By Form), House, Domestic, Dwelling, Timber Framed House, Timber Framed Building, Public House, Commercial, Licensed Premises, Eating And Drinking Establishment, Recreational