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6-12, Northbrook Street

A Grade II* Listed Building in Newbury, West Berkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4024 / 51°24'8"N

Longitude: -1.3241 / 1°19'26"W

OS Eastings: 447113

OS Northings: 167253

OS Grid: SU471672

Mapcode National: GBR 81Z.216

Mapcode Global: VHCZK.00CS

Entry Name: 6-12, Northbrook Street

Listing Date: 29 September 1950

Last Amended: 2 September 1983

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1290298

English Heritage Legacy ID: 395422

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. NORTHBROOK STREET
5127
Nos 6 to 12 (consec)
(formerly listed as
No 8)
SU 4767 SW 6/141 29.9.50

II* GV


2.
Circa 1669, altered: rebuilt ay rear. Three storeys and attics. Projecting
front with 4 windows. Tiled roofs with 2 tile hung gables to street with bargeboards and pendants inscribed '1669'. Front of red brick rubbers with
Doric and Ionic brick pilasters as pedestals between window bays of 1st and
2nd floors. Wooden modillion eaves cornice. Two-light attic casements with glazing bars. Gauged flat red brick arches to slightly recessed sash windows
with exposed boxing and glazing bars. Modern shopfront. A gabled staircase projection at the rear now enclosed in the shop and the window blocked.
Interior with C17 staircase with moulded handrail and turned balusters; the
top flight balustrade and upper balusters renewed in pine. Painted ceiling
of staircase with moulded ribs, cherubs medallion and egg and tongue
cornice.
(Trans. Newbury Field Club XI (1965) 52: VCH Berks IV 130).


Listing NGR: SU4711367253

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

Description

1. NORTHBROOK STREET
5127
Nos 6 to 12 (consec)
(formerly listed as
No 8)
SU 4767 SW 6/141 29.9.50

II* GV


2.
Circa 1669, altered: rebuilt ay rear. Three storeys and attics. Projecting
front with 4 windows. Tiled roofs with 2 tile hung gables to street with bargeboards and pendants inscribed '1669'. Front of red brick rubbers with
Doric and Ionic brick pilasters as pedestals between window bays of 1st and
2nd floors. Wooden modillion eaves cornice. Two-light attic casements with glazing bars. Gauged flat red brick arches to slightly recessed sash windows
with exposed boxing and glazing bars. Modern shopfront. A gabled staircase projection at the rear now enclosed in the shop and the window blocked.
Interior with C17 staircase with moulded handrail and turned balusters; the
top flight balustrade and upper balusters renewed in pine. Painted ceiling
of staircase with moulded ribs, cherubs medallion and egg and tongue
cornice.
(Trans. Newbury Field Club XI (1965) 52: VCH Berks IV 130).


Listing NGR: SU4711367253

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