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Latitude: 51.4593 / 51°27'33"N
Longitude: -1.0335 / 1°2'0"W
OS Eastings: 467245
OS Northings: 173808
OS Grid: SU672738
Mapcode National: GBR Q5D.0B
Mapcode Global: VHDWS.1LH5
Entry Name: Water Tower
Listing Date: 10 April 1990
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1113623
English Heritage Legacy ID: 39282
Location: Reading, RG30
Traditional County: Berkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire
Church of England Parish: Tilehurst St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
The following building shall be added to the list:-
TILEHURST NORCOT ROAD
SU 67 SE (south side, off)
Water tower, now storage. Late C19. Red brick in English bond. Circular
plan. 3 stages, each with semi-circular header blind arcading, punctuated
alternately with sash windows with glazing bars and semi-circular heads set in
orange brick surrounds. Each stage has a moulded brick string course. The top
stage has circular windows with glazing bars in groups of 3 with small opening
lights in centre. Planked entrance door with semi-circular head and flat canopy
on north. Loading bay with derrick on west in first stage.
Listing NGR: SU6724573808
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