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42, Bath Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Minster, Reading

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Latitude: 51.4497 / 51°26'58"N

Longitude: -0.99 / 0°59'23"W

OS Eastings: 470283

OS Northings: 172787

OS Grid: SU702727

Mapcode National: GBR QGH.RR

Mapcode Global: VHDWS.STHJ

Plus Code: 9C3XC2X6+V2

Entry Name: 42, Bath Road

Listing Date: 14 December 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1321986

English Heritage Legacy ID: 38754

Location: Minster, Reading, RG1

County: Reading

Electoral Ward/Division: Minster

Built-Up Area: Reading

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: St Mark and All Saints, Reading

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(North Side)
No 42
SU 7072 13/23
Late C18. 3 storeys and basement. Plum brick with red brick flat arches.
Plain stone string at 1st floor level. Flat eaves to slate roof. 5 bays,
glazing bar sashes. Central 6 panel door with segmental radiating and wreathed
fanlight in rusticated surround. Well proportioned Greek Doric wooden porch
with fluted columns at head of a flight of steps. C19 stone brackets at 1st
floor level with stone canopies (sculptures removed). Later side extensions,
3 storeys. 3 windows to left, 2 storeys 2 windows to right. Rear has a 2 storey
central porch with arched ground floor openings. Later extensions and link
block to mid C19 chapel (later gymanasium). Interior retains contemporary
staircase. Former Blue Coat School.

Listing NGR: SU7028372787

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

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