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Retaining Walls of Axial East West Garden Terrace Walk at Caversham Court

A Grade II Listed Building in Thames, Reading

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Latitude: 51.468 / 51°28'4"N

Longitude: -0.9811 / 0°58'51"W

OS Eastings: 470873

OS Northings: 174832

OS Grid: SU708748

Mapcode National: GBR QJ9.Q6

Mapcode Global: VHDWS.YC6G

Entry Name: Retaining Walls of Axial East West Garden Terrace Walk at Caversham Court

Listing Date: 14 December 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113448

English Heritage Legacy ID: 38866

Location: Reading, RG4

County: Reading

Electoral Ward/Division: Thames

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

(South Side)
Retaining walls of
axial east-west
garden terrace walk
at Caversham Court
SU 7074 11/447
C17 altered and retaining wall probably rebuilt C18. Supports a huge yew hedge
behind the walk. Red brick about 4 foot 6 inches high. Stone gate piers to
steps. The piers incorporate C12 corbel heads (probably from Reading Abbey)
and fragmentary capping.

Listing NGR: SU7087374832

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

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