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OXFORD HOUSE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: OXFORD HOUSE

List entry Number: 1118042

Location

OXFORD HOUSE, 39, BROAD STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Wokingham

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Wokingham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 12-Nov-1951

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 41644

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

WOKINGHAM BROAD STREET SU 8168 NW (North side) 18/8 No. 39 (Oxford House) 12.11.51 G.V. II Town house, now offices and part house. Early C18 rebuild of early C17 house, extended late C19, altered mid C20. Plum brick with red brick dressings; old tile gabled roofs with ridge of C19 terracotta cresting. Rectangular plan with 2 hipped dormers facing road and extensions at rear and right hand side with one hipped dormer. Some old brickwork visible on rear gable. 2 storeys, cellars and attics; part I½ storeys. Brick string at first floor level, and moulded brick course below moulded wooden eaves cornice. 4 bay front. Sash windows with stone cills and panelled sun blind casings; rubbed brick heads with scrolled carving on the first floor. Glazing altered. 6 panel door in second bay from right, in panelled reveal with architrave, plain rectangular fanlight, under a coved shell hood with cornice and offsets on elaborately carved brackets of acanthus pattern. Interior:- C18 open well stair with column on vase balusters, heavily moulded handrail and square newels. B.O.E. (Berkshire) p.309.

Listing NGR: SU8104968710

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Berkshire, (1966), 309

National Grid Reference: SU 81049 68710

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