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17 and 18, King Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Abbey, Reading

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Latitude: 51.4549 / 51°27'17"N

Longitude: -0.9698 / 0°58'11"W

OS Eastings: 471677

OS Northings: 173381

OS Grid: SU716733

Mapcode National: GBR QMF.8X

Mapcode Global: VHDWT.4PNK

Entry Name: 17 and 18, King Street

Listing Date: 22 March 1957

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113498

English Heritage Legacy ID: 38983

Location: Reading, RG1

County: Reading

Electoral Ward/Division: Abbey

Built-Up Area: Reading

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Reading St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(North Side)
Nos 17 and 18
SU 7173 SE 3/153 22.3.57.
Mid-late C18. 4 storeys. Narrow stucco frontage with full-height angled bay.
Modillion cornice. Parapet. Tripartite glazing bar sash windows in flush
moulded frames. Coved lintel cornice over 1st and 2nd floors. Modern ground
floor shop front. Interior: contemporary 4-flight staircase between 1st and
2nd floors: turned balusters, 1 shaped newel retained, straight string. Apart
from this a little panelling and fireplace on 1st floor and a stair landing
also on 1st floor at rear.

Listing NGR: SU7167773381

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

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