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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: 1302576



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


District: Reading

District Type: Unitary Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 22-Mar-1957

Date of most recent amendment: 14-Dec-1978

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 39206

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SURLEY ROW 1. 5128 (East Side) Old Grove House (Formerly listed as Old Grove House and barn) SU 7176 5/288 22.3.57. II* 2. Probably early to mid C17. 2 storeys and attic. South-west front roughly symmetrical with 3 gables. Restored. Brick horizontal and vertical banding with 'staggered' flint panels. Brick quoins, dentil string at 1st floor level. Small cut brick dentil eaves cornice (carried up gable verges). Old tile roof. A square chimney stack to right of centre has projecting brick panels each side and elaborately corbelled head. 3 ranges of Cl9 altered 4 light casement windows with transoms in segmental relieving arches and 1 range of 2 light windows with label. 6 panel door to left of centre in modern porch. Hipped gabled single storey extension to left. Irregular front to north-east with 3 hipped gables, some timber framing with brick infilling. Interior rearranged, timber studs and rails exposed. Targe fireplace with depressed brick Tudor arch and lintel over retaining one mask bracket. A certain amount of oak panelling retaining. A large inglenook let into kitchen with carved lintel over.

Listing NGR: SU7131876676

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National Grid Reference: SU 71318 76676


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