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NO 33 (FORMER EVERYMAN THEATRE)

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: NO 33 (FORMER EVERYMAN THEATRE)

List entry Number: 1113515

Location

NO 33 (FORMER EVERYMAN THEATRE), 33, LONDON STREET

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: 22-Mar-1957

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 39026

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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

LONDON STREET 1. 5128 (East Side) No 33 (former Everyman Theatre) SU 7173 SE 3/199 22.3.57. II GV 2. Formerly Primitive Methodist Chapel. Frieze inscribed "Primitive Methodist Chapel 1866", but in fact built 1843 as a Literary, Scientific and Mechanics' Institute. Architect: William Brown. 3 storeys. Symmetrical. Carefully developed Greek Ionic front engaged fluted columns and angle piers. Good detail. Entablature and pediment. Ground floor channelled. Scroll patterned moulded string at 1st floor cill level. 3 windows on 2nd floor with architrave surround. 3 on 1st floor, centre one with frieze and pediment, flanking windows with frieze and cornice. Central 6 panelled door and two 3-light windows on ground floor. Dickens read "Pickwick Papers" here.

Listing NGR: SU7180073170

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National Grid Reference: SU 71800 73170

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