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The Mount

A Grade II Listed Building in Redlands, Reading

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.444 / 51°26'38"N

Longitude: -0.9577 / 0°57'27"W

OS Eastings: 472535

OS Northings: 172178

OS Grid: SU725721

Mapcode National: GBR QPK.YT

Mapcode Global: VHDWT.CY2Y

Entry Name: The Mount

Listing Date: 14 December 1978

Last Amended: 16 May 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113438

English Heritage Legacy ID: 38844

Location: Reading, RG1

County: Reading

Electoral Ward/Division: Redlands

Built-Up Area: Reading

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Reading Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

In the entries for

CHRISTCHURCH ROAD
(north side)

The Mount
Nos 6 and 24 to 36 (even)
Nos 8 to 22 (even)
Nos 23 and 25
Nos 38 and 40
Nos 57 and 57A
Wall between Boa 57 and 59
No 59 (Uplands)
9/439
the street name shall be amended to read
THE MOUNT

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CHRISTCHURCH ROAD
(north side)
The Mount
Nos 6 and 24 to 36 (even)
Nos 8 to 22 (even)
Nos 23 and 25
Nos 38 and 40
Nos 57 and 57A
9/434 Wall between Nos 57 and 59
No 59 (Uplands )
the street name shall be amended to read
THE MOUNT

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CHRISTCHURCH ROAD
(north side)
The Mount
Nos 6 and 24 to 36 (even)
Nos 8 to 22 (even)
Nos 23 and 25
9/436 Nos 58 and 40
Nos 57 and 57A
Wall between Nos 57 and 59
No 59 (Uplands )
the street name ehall be amended to read
THE MOUNT

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CHRISTCHURCH ROAD
(north side)
9/433
The Mount
Nos 6 and 24 to 36 (even)
Nos 8 to 22 (even)
Nos 25 and 25
Nos 58 and 40
Nos 57 and 57A
Wall between Nos 57 and 59
No 59 (Uplands )
the street name shall be amended to read
THE MOUNT

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CHRISTCHURCH ROAD
1.
5128 (North Side)
The Mount
Nos 6 and 24 to 36 (even)
SU 7272 9/433
II GV
2.
Circa 1876. A 2 storey terrace for the clerks at Huntley and Palmer's Biscuit
Factory with foremen's end terrace houses. Gault brick with white brick bands
and chevron-moulded 1st floor brick window arches. Modillion eaves cornice.
Slate roof with 4 principal chimney stacks with cogged capping. Marginally
glazed sash windows with bracket cills and cast iron flower basket guards.
The end houses Nos 6 and 24 have 2 storey bays capped by gables with moulded
coping, these windows have stop moulded lintels. Entered from side which has
3 window elevation with projecting central doors with rectangular overlight.
Nos 26 to 36 (even) have 2 windows each, ground floor windows with white and
yellow brick flat arches. Paired doorways with bracketed arch entrance and
joint gable over. Railings and standards retained, except for No 6. 2 storey
rear extensions, attic windows to rear of Nos 6 and 24. Internal features
(ceiling rosettes, mahogony rail to stairs which have curly bottom and plasterwork features) are retained in No 6 and several of the other houses.


Listing NGR: SU7253472178

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