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COLEY PARK HOUSE COLEY PARK HOUSE COLEY PARK LODGE

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: COLEY PARK HOUSE COLEY PARK HOUSE COLEY PARK LODGE

List entry Number: 1113457

Location

COLEY PARK HOUSE COLEY PARK LODGE, WENSELY ROAD
COLEY PARK HOUSE, COLEY AVENUE

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

County:

District: Reading

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 14-Dec-1978

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 38886

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

COLEY AVENUE 1. 5128 Coley Park House SU 7072 13/303 II 2. Early C19 (altered circa 1840). Architect D A Alexander. East front: 2 storeys and central attic, rendered, balustraded parapet over cornice. End 2 bays break forward on each side. 7 bay front, glazing bar sashes with raised upper surrounds on guttae, and keystones. Porte Cochere off-centre left, also rendered, of 2 arched bays. Small conservatory right of centre on twisted columns. 2 dormers, small extension to right. Original tripartite doorway with fluted mullions, arcaded fanlight with Greek key pattern. Sungod mask (C18) above. Glazed doors. South front 2 bays, 3 storey segmental bay and 3 bays. West front: 3 bay arched loggia in centre with room over. Interior: flagged hall with black corner lozenges. Staircase circa 1840 with arcaded 1st floor landing each side (marble balusters). Ground floor bow window room has a fine, apparently C18 (possibly reproduction) marble chimneypiece with harvesting scenes. Large formal garden to west with terraced and apsed centre, steps, walls and hedges. Circa 1800 piers at end of west wall.

Listing NGR: SU7033772159

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National Grid Reference: SU 70337 72159

Map

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