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Latitude: 51.4536 / 51°27'12"N
Longitude: -0.9736 / 0°58'24"W
OS Eastings: 471414
OS Northings: 173233
OS Grid: SU714732
Mapcode National: GBR QLG.DC
Mapcode Global: VHDWT.2QNK
Entry Name: 6-10, Bridge Street
Listing Date: 22 June 1977
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1113404
English Heritage Legacy ID: 38772
Location: Reading, RG1
Electoral Ward/Division: Abbey
Built-Up Area: Reading
Traditional County: Berkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire
Church of England Parish: Reading St Giles
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
Nos 6 to 10 (even)
SU 7173 SW 2/373 22.6.77.
After 1840. 2 storeys, attic and basement. Bath stone ashlar, ground floor
rendered. 7 windows on 1st floor, glazing bar sashes, flanked by pilaster
strips and with panels over. Cornice, parapet with arcaded panels. 7 blocked
dormers. Mansard slate roof. Ground floor has cornice over 4 windows, altered,
and 3 doorways with flanking Ionic pilasters on plinth. Doorways have incised
pilasters to heavy brackets for moulded flat hoods and panelled blocking course.
4 panel double doors (circle and arched panels) the centre with cellar hatch.
Additional pilaster strip to right with honeysuckle capital. The interior
of this building is of considerable interest. The entrance to the left leads
into the main stair hall, staircase has lotus pattern cast iron balusters.
On the 1st floor is a segmental plaster barrel vault springing from a bracketed
wall-plate, brackets carried on incised pilasters; end walls with heavy segmental
Listing NGR: SU7141473233
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