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Screen Wall at North East End of Caversham Court Recreation Ground

A Grade II Listed Building in Caversham, Reading

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Latitude: 51.468 / 51°28'4"N

Longitude: -0.9796 / 0°58'46"W

OS Eastings: 470974

OS Northings: 174835

OS Grid: SU709748

Mapcode National: GBR QK9.15

Mapcode Global: VHDWS.YCZF

Entry Name: Screen Wall at North East End of Caversham Court Recreation Ground

Listing Date: 14 December 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113446

English Heritage Legacy ID: 38862

Location: Reading, RG4

County: Reading

Electoral Ward/Division: Caversham

Built-Up Area: Reading

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Caversham Thameside and Mapledurham

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

5128 (South Side)
Screen wall at
north-east end
of Caversham Court
Recreation Ground
SU 7074 11/445
Early-mid C19. Probably by Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin. Gothic. Flint on ashlar and brick basement. About 10 foot high with stone cope and occasional pinnacles. Brick lacing courses to south. 4 lancets to left. Entrances framed by 3 bays on each side with weathered buttresses and ogee-shaped panels. Returned to north in brick with chamfered cope. This part of the wall also has gateway, pcesunably formerly linking stable court: ogee headed archway, ashlar fronted to south, with 4 flanking bays (brick lined ogee panels to south). Part of wall realigned in early part of C20. Pugin attribution based on recollection of Marianne Loveday (former leaseholder).

Listing NGR: SU7097474835

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