NO 44 (THE ACACIAS) AND RAILINGS TO STREET THE ACACIAS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1113511
Date first listed:
14-Dec-1978
Statutory Address:
NO 44 (THE ACACIAS) AND RAILINGS TO STREET, 44, LONDON ROAD
Statutory Address:
THE ACACIAS, 44, LONDON ROAD

Map

Ordnance survey map of NO 44 (THE ACACIAS) AND RAILINGS TO STREET
THE ACACIAS
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Location

Statutory Address:
NO 44 (THE ACACIAS) AND RAILINGS TO STREET, 44, LONDON ROAD
Statutory Address:
THE ACACIAS, 44, LONDON ROAD

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

District:
Reading (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SU 72281 72958

Details

LONDON ROAD 1. 5128 (South Side) No 44 (The Acacias) and Railings to street SU 7272 9/162 II GV 2. Before 1840 (shewn on Weller map). A detached 2 storey and basement villa of Bath stone with hipped slate roof. Moulded eaves cornice. 3 windows 1st floor, 2 on ground floor, glazing bar sashes with flanking full height pilaster strips. Central door with segmental patterned fanlight. Plain Greek Doric porch on stone steps. East return has 2 ground floor bows which have been attributed to Waterhouse as alterations for William Isaac Palmer (of Huntley and Palmers) who lived there - one has stairs to basement. Good conservatory at rear with an extensive rockery. Linked to Greenbank by 3+3 window 3 storey extension with 2 storey pavilion to right. The interior has a number of reeded features (front door surround, ground floor back room fireplace etc). Excellent contemporary ironwork to street - spearhead railings box panel standards and double gates.

Listing NGR: SU7228172958

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
39017
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 09 Jun 2006
Reference: IOE01/15330/25
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Richard Swynford-Lain. Source Historic England Archive
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