THE HIGH

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1113493

Date first listed: 19-Mar-1975

Statutory Address: THE HIGH, 8, HIGH STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: THE HIGH, 8, HIGH STREET

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

District: Reading (Unitary Authority)

National Grid Reference: SU 71730 73422

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

HIGH STREET 1. 5128 (East Side) No 8 (The High) SU 7173 SE 3/339 19.3.75. II GV 2. 1904. Architect W R Howell of Coopers and Howell. Builders were Lewis Bros of Poole. Faience from Messrs A E Whitehead, Leeds. Art Nouvean style. Tiled and terracotta front, possibly to an older building. 3 storeys, attic and basement. 2 bays. 3 light casement attic window with shaped cornice. Heavy modillion cornice with flanking pepperpots and carved terracotta ornament. 2 segmental headed tripartite windows on 2nd floor with half-hexagonal piers between on carved glazed corbels. Green tiled ground and 1st floors - large segmental window on 1st floor with large keystone and currilinear motif on voussoirs. Modern shop front but original tiled side piers with stylized metal number above on each side. Clients were E Jackson and Son.

Listing NGR: SU7173073422

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 38974

Legacy System: LBS

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