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Reading Room

A Grade II Listed Building in Chalfont St Giles, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.6314 / 51°37'53"N

Longitude: -0.5707 / 0°34'14"W

OS Eastings: 499021

OS Northings: 193481

OS Grid: SU990934

Mapcode National: GBR F6Q.LJY

Mapcode Global: VHFSQ.2845

Plus Code: 9C3XJCJH+HP

Entry Name: Reading Room

Listing Date: 17 March 1982

Last Amended: 30 November 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1124974

English Heritage Legacy ID: 44409

Location: Chalfont St. Giles, Buckinghamshire, HP8

County: Buckinghamshire

Civil Parish: Chalfont St Giles

Built-Up Area: Chalfont St Giles

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Chalfont St Giles

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 9 September 2021 to remove superfluous amendment details and to reformat the text to current standards

SU 9993

HIGH STREET (north-west side)
Reading Room

(Formerly listed as Registrar of Births, Marriages and Deaths)


Cl7 timber-framed building of three bays, altered in late C19 to form a Reading Room from earlier conversion to an Infants School. Timber-framed gables with brick infill. Other elevations brick. Old tile roof. Street front with three gables and projecting gables porch. False framing in gables. Window to centre gable and three-light casements flank porch. Painted brick. Roof trusses exposed internally. War memorial attached to west bay front.

Listing NGR: SU9902193481

This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 11 January 2017.

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