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27 and 28, Market Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Abbey, Reading

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.456 / 51°27'21"N

Longitude: -0.9696 / 0°58'10"W

OS Eastings: 471688

OS Northings: 173504

OS Grid: SU716735

Mapcode National: GBR QMF.9H

Mapcode Global: VHDWT.4NRP

Entry Name: 27 and 28, Market Place

Listing Date: 22 March 1957

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1302967

English Heritage Legacy ID: 39074

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: Reading St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

MARKET PLACE
1.
5128
[West Side]
Nos 27 and 28
SU 7173 NE 1/206 22.3.57.
II GV
2.
Early C17 possibly older. 3 storeys and attic. Double jettied timber-frame
with stucco infilling, pebbledashed. Tiled roof with crested ridge and ornamental
cast iron gutter to eaves. Moulded 2nd floor jetty. 2 dormers. 2 original
bay windows with mullion windows on each floor. Decorative lead work in upper
part of windows. C18 shop front retained to ground floor with coved fascia
and engaged columns. Outer doors, 5 panel (raised and fielded) with plain
overlight to right, modern door to left (to No 29). Interior: 1st floor ceilings
divided into panels by moulded strips.


Listing NGR: SU7169073501

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