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144a-152, Castle Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Abbey, Reading

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Latitude: 51.4517 / 51°27'6"N

Longitude: -0.981 / 0°58'51"W

OS Eastings: 470906

OS Northings: 173020

OS Grid: SU709730

Mapcode National: GBR QJH.R1

Mapcode Global: VHDWS.YR8Z

Entry Name: 144a-152, Castle Street

Listing Date: 14 December 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154770

English Heritage Legacy ID: 38830

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: St Mark and All Saints, Reading

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(North Side)
Castle Hill
Nos 144A to 152 (even)
SU 7073 12/42
Early C19. Symmetrical terrace. 4 storeys and basement. Stucco on Bath stone.
String at 1st floor level. Channelled ground floor. Cornice and blocking
course. Slate roof. End houses break forward. Cross glazed and glazing bar
sashes, 13 windows to upper floors. 7 windows and 3 doors to road. lst floor
windows have semi-circular heads and in end bays have contemporary balconies.
3 windows on 2nd floor have bracketed cornices. Verandah on ground floor between
projecting bays with decorative cast iron railings and standards. French casement
windows to verandahs. Carriage sweep has end piers for gates, one missing.

Listing NGR: SU7090673020

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

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