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21-25, Market Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Newbury, West Berkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4008 / 51°24'2"N

Longitude: -1.3235 / 1°19'24"W

OS Eastings: 447158

OS Northings: 167079

OS Grid: SU471670

Mapcode National: GBR 81Z.277

Mapcode Global: VHCZK.01PZ

Entry Name: 21-25, Market Place

Listing Date: 29 September 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1210281

English Heritage Legacy ID: 394906

Location: Newbury, West Berkshire, RG14

County: West Berkshire

Civil Parish: Newbury

Built-Up Area: Newbury

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Newbury St Nicolas

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

1. MARKET PLACE
5127
Nos 21 to 25 (odd)

SU 4767 SW 6/118 29.9.50

II GV


2.
Early C19 reconstruction of older buildings. A lead plaque with date 1681 found
in 1970 in restoration at No 25 has been fixed to the Market Place frontage. In
1849, 5 separate buildings, now in 3 occupations. Three storeys. Fenestration:
No 21, 3 windows; No 23, 2 windows; No 25, 2 windows with recessed 1 window bay at
north end. Stucco front. Hipped Welsh slate roof. Recessed sash windows with
glazing bars; 1st floor windows of south bay of No 25 altered; 1st floor of north
bay of No 25 with shallow bow window and arched 2nd floor window. Modern shop
fronts. Passageway between Nos 21 and 23. At the rear of 21 is a 3 gabled C18
brick wing with some original early C18 sash windows on the ground floor and a
moulded brick overhang. Tile hung gables with moulded wood bargeboards and pendants.
Large central chimney stack.
(Newbury Buildings. Past and Present (1973), 46).


Listing NGR: SU4715567072

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

Description

1. MARKET PLACE
5127
Nos 21 to 25 (odd)

SU 4767 SW 6/118 29.9.50

II GV


2.
Early C19 reconstruction of older buildings. A lead plaque with date 1681 found
in 1970 in restoration at No 25 has been fixed to the Market Place frontage. In
1849, 5 separate buildings, now in 3 occupations. Three storeys. Fenestration:
No 21, 3 windows; No 23, 2 windows; No 25, 2 windows with recessed 1 window bay at
north end. Stucco front. Hipped Welsh slate roof. Recessed sash windows with
glazing bars; 1st floor windows of south bay of No 25 altered; 1st floor of north
bay of No 25 with shallow bow window and arched 2nd floor window. Modern shop
fronts. Passageway between Nos 21 and 23. At the rear of 21 is a 3 gabled C18
brick wing with some original early C18 sash windows on the ground floor and a
moulded brick overhang. Tile hung gables with moulded wood bargeboards and pendants.
Large central chimney stack.
(Newbury Buildings. Past and Present (1973), 46).


Listing NGR: SU4715567072

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