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Latitude: 51.4553 / 51°27'19"N
Longitude: -0.9695 / 0°58'10"W
OS Eastings: 471699
OS Northings: 173429
OS Grid: SU716734
Mapcode National: GBR QMF.BR
Mapcode Global: VHDWT.4PV6
Entry Name: 50 and 51, Market Place
Listing Date: 26 July 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1113540
English Heritage Legacy ID: 39080
Location: Reading, RG1
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
Nos 50 and 51
SU 7173 SE 3/338 26.7.75.
Circa 1880s. At rear of Barclays Bank (see Nos 3-5 King Street). 3½ storeys
red brick and terracotta with ashlar dressings and granite faced ground floor.
Tiled roof. Central Flemish gable. Windows with 1, 4 and 1 lights across
facade, centre window with mullions, all plate glass sashes. Moulded eaves
cornice forms coping to false parapet, modillion cornice over 2nd floor. 2
doorways on ground floor, to right semi-circular pediment breaking into 1st
floor and rusticated surround. To left 4 centred arch overlight notching upper
lights of 3 central shop front windows.
Listing NGR: SU7169973429
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