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40 and 42, Russell Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Abbey, Reading

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Latitude: 51.4528 / 51°27'10"N

Longitude: -0.9832 / 0°58'59"W

OS Eastings: 470748

OS Northings: 173134

OS Grid: SU707731

Mapcode National: GBR QJG.7N

Mapcode Global: VHDWS.XR25

Entry Name: 40 and 42, Russell Street

Listing Date: 14 December 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1321883

English Heritage Legacy ID: 39145

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 Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Nos 40 and 42
SU 7073 12/231
Early-mid C19 pair of 3 storeys and basement. Brick with stone string at 1st
floor level. No 40 has stucco dividing panel and 2 courses of grey brick above
basement. Moulded stucco cornice and blocking course with in centre a raised
shallow pediment. Slate roof. 3 bays each glazing bar sashes. Arched doorway
in deep stucco rusticated recess with steps up to it, patterned fanlight over:
1st floor windows have balconies with contemporary cast iron 'honeysuckle'
pattern rails. 2 halves separated by spearhead rails.

Listing NGR: SU7074873134

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

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