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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.


List entry Number: 1135834



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


District: Wokingham

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Swallowfield

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Jan-1967

Date of most recent amendment: 14-Feb-1986

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 41576

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SWALLOWFIELD BASINGSTOKE ROAD SU 76 NW (North-east side) Sheep Bridge 8/36 Girdlers (formerly listed as The Girdlers or The 26.1.67 Old House) G.V. II House. Late C16, extended C17, restored and extended mid C20. Part timber framed with brick infill, part brick; old tile gabled roof. Irregular plan, 3 gables to south west, large C20 extension on north west. 2 storeys and attic. Chimneys mostly rebuilt. South-west front:- 3 gables, each with a small leaded attic casement, a 6-light leaded wooden mullioned and transomed window on first floor, similar windows on ground floor in 2 right hand gables and 2 similar 4-lights in left gable. C20 door in timber framed porch between left and centre gables and single leaded lights between right hand gable and centre. The north east front has cast lead rain water heads dated 1674. Interior:- fine late C16 open newel staircase.

Listing NGR: SU7222865163

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National Grid Reference: SU 72228 65163


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