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3-18, READING STREET

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: 3-18, READING STREET

List entry Number: 1023517

Location

3-18, READING STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Swindon

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-Feb-1970

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 318801

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

READING STREET SU 1484 NE SWINDON (north side) 6/139 Nos. 3 - 18 (consecutive) 17.2.70 GV II

Terrace of 16 cottages, 1841-53 for GWR. Coursed squared rubble, ashlar door and window surrounds, coursed rubble rear walls. Slate roofs with brick stacks on party walls. Each dwelling 2 storey, 1-bay with through side passage, 2 rooms deep. C20 brick rear lean-to. No yard walls. Low chamfered plinth. C20 15-pane glazed doors with chamfered surrounds and splayed stops. 4-pane sashes also in chamfered surrounds. Extensively renovated c1974.

Listing NGR: SU1465284810

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Hudson, K, Transport History
Large, F , Swindon Retrospect 1855-1930, (1931)
Peck, A , The Great Western at Swindon Works, (1983)
Silto, J , A Swindon History 1840-1901

National Grid Reference: SU 14678 84825

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