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Seven Bridges House

A Grade II Listed Building in Abbey, Reading

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Latitude: 51.4533 / 51°27'11"N

Longitude: -0.9728 / 0°58'21"W

OS Eastings: 471474

OS Northings: 173198

OS Grid: SU714731

Mapcode National: GBR QLG.LH

Mapcode Global: VHDWT.3Q3S

Entry Name: Seven Bridges House

Listing Date: 22 March 1957

Last Amended: 14 December 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1321991

English Heritage Legacy ID: 38770

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 Giles

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(East Side)
No 19 (Seven Bridges
(Formerly listed as
Lynden House)
SU 7173 SW 2/30 22.3.57.
Early C19. Attributed by Pevsner to Soane but this is probably an error. 2 storey
villa. Brick with stucco string between ground and 1st floors, stucco cornice,
parapet and hipped slate roof. 5 windows on 1st floor, glazing bar sashes
with moulded architraves (spoiled by poor double glazing). 4 windows and central
door on ground floor with double panelled doors and radiating fanlight over.
Greek Doric portico with fluted columns and pilasters supporting and plain
cornice; panelled soffit. Interior altered but enriched ceiling cornice kept
on ground floor.

Listing NGR: SU7147473198

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

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