MUNICIPAL BUILDINGS SCHOOL OF ART

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1113600

Date first listed: 24-Jul-1974

Statutory Address: MUNICIPAL BUILDINGS SCHOOL OF ART, BLAGRAVE STREET

Statutory Address: MUNICIPAL BUILDINGS SCHOOL OF ART, VALPY STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: MUNICIPAL BUILDINGS SCHOOL OF ART, BLAGRAVE STREET

Statutory Address: MUNICIPAL BUILDINGS SCHOOL OF ART, VALPY STREET

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

District: Reading (Unitary Authority)

National Grid Reference: SU 71689 73637

Summary

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History

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Details

VALPY STREET 1. 5128 Municipal Buildfngs school of Art SU 7173 NE 1/623 24.7.74. II GV 2. 1875, 3 storeys. Dark blue brick with red brick dressings and terracotta enriched band over 1st floor. Balustraded parapet. Tiled roof. Stepped sandstone plinth. 4 bays. To left a taller end turret with saddleback roof and large 2nd floor 2 light window with 2 transoms and enriched pointed tympanum with Arms of Reading. To right a 3 bay gable with built-up attic, date roundel and flanking chimneys on parapet returns. Windows divided by transoms and subsiduary mullions. Paired in centre bays. Ground and second floor windows segmental headed, pointed on 1st floor and attic storey. Pointed entrance on ground floor with corbelled mouldings to left. Segmental carriageway arch to right of this Segmental headed ½ glazed entrance to right.

Listing NGR: SU7168973637

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 39217

Legacy System: LBS

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