49, 51 And 53 Reading Road (A329)

Date:
5 Oct 2003
Location:
49, 51 And 53 Reading Road (A329), Cholsey, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire
Reference:
IOE01/07575/26
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

The following buildings shall be included:

CHOLSEY READING ROAD (A329) (East side) Nos 49, 51 and 53 SU 58 NE 2/118 II

3 cottages c1839. Probably by I K Brunel. Red brick with flint front and stone dressings. Gabled and hipped roof, probably Welsh slate under late C20 coating. Red brick stacks with diagonally-placed flues to right valley, left end and rear. Simple Tudor style. 2-storey, 3-window, range of 2-light stone- mullion windows with 3-light to 1st floor centre. This and ground floor windows have hood moulds. Central gable with loop-hole below apex projects slightly and is defined by stone quoins. Moulded string courses to both floors, and low parapet to side bays. Part-glazed doors to centre left and far right.

Further windows, doors and extension to rear. Cottages were built by G.W.R.

to house possibly the stableman and porter at the Wallingford Road, later Moulsford, Station.

(A. Vaughan: Great Western Architecture: 1977, p196).



Listing NGR: SU5924485225

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/1137 IOE Records taken by Pauline A Jorgensen; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mrs Pauline A. Jorgensen. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Jorgensen, Pauline A.

Rights Holder: Jorgensen, Pauline A.

Keywords

Brick, Flint, Stone, Welsh Slate, Georgian Railway Workers Cottage, Victorian Domestic, Transport Workers House, House, Dwelling