UNIVERSITY OF READING WAR MEMORIAL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1113620
Date first listed:
12-Feb-1987
Statutory Address:
UNIVERSITY OF READING WAR MEMORIAL, LONDON ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
UNIVERSITY OF READING WAR MEMORIAL, 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 72279 72897

Details

LONDON ROAD 1. 5128 (south side) University of Reading War Memorial SU 72 72 9/8 GV II 2. War Memorial Circa 1922. Red brick square tower with shallow clasping buttresses. Pyramidal tiled roof with finial. Open top stage with clock and designs and numbers reading in '1914' and '1918' in spandrels. Doubled round - arched windows below with single windows placed centrally below them. Round arches on north, and north sides with moulded triangular gables above. Inscribed tablets internally giving the names of the fallen.

Listing NGR: SU7227972897

This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 10 August 2017.

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
39277
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 10 August 2017 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/251735
War Memorials Register, accessed 10 January 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/41427

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: 01 Sep 2001
Reference: IOE01/03950/22
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