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Shelter at North East Corner of Forbury Gardens

A Grade II Listed Building in Abbey, Reading

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Latitude: 51.4573 / 51°27'26"N

Longitude: -0.9657 / 0°57'56"W

OS Eastings: 471960

OS Northings: 173651

OS Grid: SU719736

Mapcode National: GBR QNF.51

Mapcode Global: VHDWT.6MVQ

Entry Name: Shelter at North East Corner of Forbury Gardens

Listing Date: 14 December 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1303193

English Heritage Legacy ID: 38936

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

Shelter at north-east
corner of Forbury Gardens
SU 7173 NE 1/483
Possibly circa 1855; park shelter re-using numerous fragments from the C12
Abbey. Domed apse with 2 projecting walls containing lunette windows. Some
flint and brick but mostly salvaged stone ashlar, carved voussoirs and other

Listing NGR: SU7196173650

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

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