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A Grade II Listed Building in Thames, Reading

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Latitude: 51.4734 / 51°28'24"N

Longitude: -0.9718 / 0°58'18"W

OS Eastings: 471508

OS Northings: 175434

OS Grid: SU715754

Mapcode National: GBR QL7.T8

Mapcode Global: VHDWT.37LC

Entry Name: Balmore

Listing Date: 14 December 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113543

English Heritage Legacy ID: 39090

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

SU 7175 10/536
Circa 1860s, suburban villa of considerable size. 2 storeys, attic and basement.
Stucco on stone basement, Moulded stone quoins and string over ground floor.
Moulded cornice. Hipped slate roof with 2x3 gabled dormers. Stone architraves
and, on ground floor, panels between cill brackets. 2:3:2 bays, glazing bar
sashes, middle of centre 1st floor a narrow window, and ground floor centre
a large 3 window angled bay. To left segmental headed altered entrance reached
by steps. 4 bay return to left with large full length verandah to ground floor
with barley sugar cast iron supports, reached by steps at rear. Interior:
large hall with mouldings to plastered beams andcolumned screen to stair hall.
2 principal rooms off stair hall with moulded cornices.

Listing NGR: SU7150875434

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

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