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163, King Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Abbey, Reading

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4542 / 51°27'15"N

Longitude: -0.959 / 0°57'32"W

OS Eastings: 472431

OS Northings: 173312

OS Grid: SU724733

Mapcode National: GBR QPG.P5

Mapcode Global: VHDWT.BQD3

Entry Name: 163, King Road

Listing Date: 22 March 1957

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1303084

English Heritage Legacy ID: 38985

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 John the Evangelist and St Stephen

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

KINGS ROAD
1.
5128
(North Side)
No 163
SU 7273 7/143 22.3.57.
II GV
2.
Circa 1840, probably earlier. 2 storeys, attic and basement. Bath stone,
with chamfered quoins. Moulded frieze and eaves cornice. Hipped slate roof
and 3 dormers with pedimented heads. 3 windows with architrave surrounds on
1st floor, late C19 sashes. Central 8 panel door with architrave surround,
frieze and cornice on console brackets. Nos 163-189 (odd) probably by the
same architect except possibly No 185 (later) and 167 (possibly earlier).
Formerly known as Wellington Place.


Listing NGR: SU7243173312

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

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