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79, London Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Redlands, Reading

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Latitude: 51.4522 / 51°27'8"N

Longitude: -0.9563 / 0°57'22"W

OS Eastings: 472621

OS Northings: 173098

OS Grid: SU726730

Mapcode National: GBR QQG.8V

Mapcode Global: VHDWT.CRTL

Entry Name: 79, London Road

Listing Date: 14 December 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1156000

English Heritage Legacy ID: 39005

Location: Reading, RG1

County: Reading

Electoral Ward/Division: Redlands

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

(North Side)
No 79
su 7273 7/513
Detached Italianate villa of Eldon Square type. Mid C19. 2 storeys and basement
with 2 1/2 storey gabled break to right. Stucco. 2 bays. Glazing bar sashes
except ground floor right. Tripartite windows in right hand bay: arched on
2nd floor with moulded heads ; panelled mullions on 1st floor with bracketed
pediment and cill; panelled pilasters on ground floor windows with scroll brackets to pediment and stone bracketed cast iron balcony with delicate oval, lozenge and wreath pattern. The left hand bay has bracketed pediments to windows with ante-fixae (ground floor window has a balcony ). Set back entrance porch with cornice and parapet to left. Garden entrance in segment-headed reveal to right. Slate roof with. deep eaves and side chimneys. Dwarf wall to street with moulded capping and cross fabled 5 ft gate piers.

Listing NGR: SU7262173098

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