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Latitude: 51.4511 / 51°27'4"N
Longitude: -0.983 / 0°58'58"W
OS Eastings: 470766
OS Northings: 172951
OS Grid: SU707729
Mapcode National: GBR QJH.97
Mapcode Global: VHDWS.XS6F
Entry Name: Swallow House
Listing Date: 22 March 1957
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1113396
English Heritage Legacy ID: 38752
Location: Reading, RG1
Electoral Ward/Division: Minster
Built-Up Area: Reading
Traditional County: Berkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire
Church of England Parish: St Mark and All Saints, Reading
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
No 2 (Swallow House)
SU 7072 13/25 22.3.57.
Circa 1780. 2 storeys and basement. Neat brick house on stone plinth with
delicate dentilled wooden cornice returned to sides and up gables. Slate roof
with end stacks. Centre block has 2 tripartite windows with segmental stucco
fan tympana over ground floor windows. Plain contemporary side wing to right
with parapet, 1 window. Larger modern side wing to left, 2 windows. All glazing
bar sashes. Central 6 panel door in arched recess with radiating fanlight.
Good Doric surround with moulded open pediment. Large bay to rear. Quadrant
wall to east.
Listing NGR: SU7076672951
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