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Entrance Lodges and Gates to Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Park, Reading

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Latitude: 51.453 / 51°27'10"N

Longitude: -0.9481 / 0°56'53"W

OS Eastings: 473188

OS Northings: 173187

OS Grid: SU731731

Mapcode National: GBR QSG.3L

Mapcode Global: VHDWT.JR41

Entry Name: Entrance Lodges and Gates to Cemetery

Listing Date: 22 March 1957

Last Amended: 14 December 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113512

English Heritage Legacy ID: 39020

Location: Reading, RG1

County: Reading

Electoral Ward/Division: Park

Built-Up Area: Reading

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Reading St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Entrance Lodges
and gates to Cemetery
(Formerly listed
under Cemetery)
SU 7373 8/77 22.3.57.
Circa 1840 by William Brown (local architect). (Attributed to Nathaniel Briant
however). 2 storeys. Bath stone. Arched entry with moulded architrave and
keystone in centre of rectangular block with Doric pilasters with moulded entablature
and pediment over. Flanking lodges with entablature and blocking course.
Hipped slate roof with flanking chimneys. Each lodge 1 window, glazing bar
sashes, with architrave surround. Rear: parapet; recessed centre; sides have
shallow pediments to parapets. Contemporary gates, cast iron with a row of
roses below spearhead rails.

Listing NGR: SU7318873187

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

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