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Latitude: 51.4535 / 51°27'12"N
Longitude: -0.9745 / 0°58'28"W
OS Eastings: 471354
OS Northings: 173219
OS Grid: SU713732
Mapcode National: GBR QLG.6D
Mapcode Global: VHDWT.2Q5M
Entry Name: 13, Castle Street
Listing Date: 14 December 1978
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1113412
English Heritage Legacy ID: 38790
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
SU 7173 SW 2/49
Probably mid C18. Altered and modernised. Older probably C17 house incorporated.
3 storeys. Silver grey brick headers with red dressings. Cornice removed,
reduced to string with low parapet. 3 windows on upper floors, glazing bar
sashes. Early C19 shop front removed and replaced by modern replica: central
doorway, projecting piers with Soanian incisions, 6 panel door with radiating
fanlight and pediment, flanking recessed glazing bar bows with outer pilasters.
Cast-iron rainwater box to east, part retaining Soanian incisions. Interior
remodelled but retains staircase with turned balusters, ball finials and pendants
Listing NGR: SU7135673215
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