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The Mount

A Grade II Listed Building in Redlands, Reading

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Latitude: 51.4444 / 51°26'40"N

Longitude: -0.9578 / 0°57'27"W

OS Eastings: 472530

OS Northings: 172232

OS Grid: SU725722

Mapcode National: GBR QPK.YN

Mapcode Global: VHDWT.CY1K

Entry Name: The Mount

Listing Date: 14 December 1978

Last Amended: 16 May 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113439

English Heritage Legacy ID: 38845

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

(north side)
The Mount '+
9/434 Nos 6 and 24 to 56. (even)
Ros 8 to 22 (even)
Nos 25 and'25
Ros 58 and[40
Nos 57 and 57L
Wall between Ros 57 and 59
No 59 (Uplands )
the street name ehall be amended to read .


(North Side)
The Mount
Nos 8 to 22 (even)
SU 7272 9/434
Circa 1876. A 2 storey terrace for the clerks at Huntley and Palmer's Biscuit
Factory with foremen's end terrace houses for foreman. 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 will bracket cills cast iron flower basket guards. Nos
8 and 22 (end houses) 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 porch with arched entrance. 4 panel doors
with rectangular overlights. No 22 has extra cantilevered 1st floor extension
in angle adjacent to porch. Nos 10-20 (even) have 2 windows each, ground floor
windows with white and yellow brick flat arches. Paired doorways with bracketed
arched entrances and joint gable over with patterned brickwork. Railings and
standards retained.

Listing NGR: SU7253072232

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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