This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.
Latitude: 51.4541 / 51°27'14"N
Longitude: -0.9686 / 0°58'6"W
OS Eastings: 471763
OS Northings: 173299
OS Grid: SU717732
Mapcode National: GBR QMG.J5
Mapcode Global: VHDWT.5Q93
Entry Name: High Bridge
Listing Date: 22 March 1957
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1321938
English Heritage Legacy ID: 38899
Location: Reading, RG1
Traditional County: Berkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire
Church of England Parish: Reading St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SU 7173 SE
1788. Architect: Robert Brettingham of Princes Street, Hanover Square. A
single segmental rusticated and vermiculated arch with a plain ashlar keystone.
Plain circular recessed panels in spandrels. A curved string follows the pavement
but with a plain solid panelled balustrade and moulded coping. The balustrade
is curved outwards at each end and finished with a rectangular pier. Graceful
design of considerable architectural merit. (Ancient Monument. Berks No
Listing NGR: SU7176373299
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Other nearby listed buildings