CORN EXCHANGE ARCADE ENTRANCE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1113539

Date first listed: 26-Jul-1973

Statutory Address: CORN EXCHANGE ARCADE ENTRANCE, MARKET PLACE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: CORN EXCHANGE ARCADE ENTRANCE, MARKET PLACE

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

District: Reading (Unitary Authority)

National Grid Reference: SU 71680 73469

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

MARKET PLACE 1. 5128 (West Side) Corn Exchange Arcade Entrance SU 7173 SE 3/312 26.7.73. II GV 2. 1854 by J B Clacy and F Hawker. Renaissance style single bay feature in Bath stone ashlar. 3 stages capped by pepperpot turret with bell and weathervane. Lower stage has rusticated piers with swagged fruit caps to lintel. 2nd stage an arched recess with pierced balcony and flanking fluted Ionic columns; keystone with Prince of Wales crest and motto. Tripartite window inside, blocked with semi-circular panelling over; coffered vault. Top stage has "Corn Exchange" in relief on base and brackets to elaborate fruit and flower carved border to gilt and blue clock with Roman numerals. Now leads to modern shopping arcade.

Listing NGR: SU7167973470

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 39078

Legacy System: LBS

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