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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.


List entry Number: 1113584



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


District: Reading

District Type: Unitary Authority


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.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 39178

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SOUTHAMPTON STREET 1. 5128 (West side) Nos 78 to 84 (even) SU 7172 NE 4/246 22.3.57. II* GV 2. 1810 by Richard Billing, Senior. 3 storey, basement and attic terrace. Brick with stucco string at 1st floor level and smaller string about 2 foot 6 inches above. Small brick cornice string formed by a course of 4½ inch headers and a course of brickwork over, projecting. Parapet with stone coping. Slate roof. Each house has 2 semi-circular headed dormer windows with radiating glazing bars to sashes. 2 ranges of windows, glazing bar sashes, 1st floor tall with floor level cills, segmental headed recesses and elliptical curved balconies of wrought iron with cast lead ornament. Recessed doorway, 6 panel door with flanking fluted Greek Doric columns supporting key pattern frieze and segmental radiating fanlight. The upper windows of these houses are grouped in pairs giving a rhythm of 2-blank-2-blank etc.

Listing NGR: SU7165272846

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National Grid Reference: SU 71652 72846


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