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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: 1303438


THE OVERHANGS, 53, 55, 55A, 57, 59, PEACH STREET

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


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.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 41709

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WOKINGHAM PEACH STREET SU 8168 NW (South side) 18/75 Nos. 53, 55, 55A, 57, 59 (The Overhangs) 12.11.51 G.Y. II Row of cottages, now offices. Early C16, altered and extended mid C20. Timber framed, with painted render infill, underbuilt in brick; old tile gabled roof. Rectangular plan probably of 5 framed bays, jettied on north with C20 extensions at rear. 2 storeys. 2 ridge chimneys, one tall flanking chimney on left. 5 bay front with some frame visible. C20 casements with glazing bars on first floor, the one on left an earlier sliding casement. Similar on ground floor with C20 part glazed entrance doors, one pair on the left between first and second bays, second pair between third and fourth bays, and one on extreme right. Interior:- Some framing and jowled posts exposed. B.0.E. (Berkshire) p.309.

Listing NGR: SU8145868663

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: SU 81458 68663


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