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The Rise

A Grade II Listed Building in Thames, Reading

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4754 / 51°28'31"N

Longitude: -0.9667 / 0°57'59"W

OS Eastings: 471863

OS Northings: 175664

OS Grid: SU718756

Mapcode National: GBR QM6.YK

Mapcode Global: VHDWT.65BT

Entry Name: The Rise

Listing Date: 14 December 1978

Last Amended: 16 May 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1302888

English Heritage Legacy ID: 39124

Location: Reading, RG4

County: Reading

Electoral Ward/Division: Thames

Built-Up Area: Reading

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Caversham Thameside and Mapledurham

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

In the entry for

PEPPARD ROAD
No 30 (Chiltern Nursery
10/277 Training College)

the address shall be amended to read

No 32 (The Rise)

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PEPPARD ROAD
1.
5128
(South-East Side)
No 30 (Chiltern
Nursery Training
College)
SU 7175 10/277
II
2.
Early C19. 2 storeys. Stucco with slate hipped roof. Wide bracketed eaves
cornice, with central pedimented gable on south front. Band over - ground floor
and string below eaves. Main block 3 bays, glazing bar sash windows; on ground
floor large, formerly tripartite, 4-light windows with console brackets at
top of frames and mullions (4 to each window). Central double door, each leaf
having circular central panel and shaped panels above and below, in framing
of coupled panelled pilasters, with wide segmental fanlight over (curved and
circular glazing pattern). The door is recessed by fluted Doric columns in
antis under main outer wall and approached by 5 steps. Lower altered 2 storey
wing to left with 5 windows, glazing bar sashes, and dividing pilaster strips.
Full-height set back wing to right: 2 windows on 1st floor, bracket eaves
and C20 lean-to verandah. Interior: large stair hall, staircase with mahogony
rail. 3 ground floor rooms with panelled ceilings and little pendants. Enriched
cornices.


Listing NGR: SU7186375664

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