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Entrance Lodges and Gates to Cemetery, Reading

Description: Entrance Lodges and Gates to Cemetery

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 March 1957
English Heritage Building ID: 39020

OS Grid Reference: SU7318873187
OS Grid Coordinates: 473188, 173187
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4529, -0.9481

Location: 12 A329, Reading RG1 5AQ

Locality: Reading
County: Reading
Country: England
Postcode: RG1 5AQ

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Entrance Lodges
and gates to Cemetery
(Formerly listed
under Cemetery)
SU 7373 8/77 22.3.57.
Circa 1840 by William Brown (local architect). (Attributed to Nathaniel Briant
however). 2 storeys. Bath stone. Arched entry with moulded architrave and
keystone in centre of rectangular block with Doric pilasters with moulded entablature
and pediment over. Flanking lodges with entablature and blocking course.
Hipped slate roof with flanking chimneys. Each lodge 1 window, glazing bar
sashes, with architrave surround. Rear: parapet; recessed centre; sides have
shallow pediments to parapets. Contemporary gates, cast iron with a row of
roses below spearhead rails.

Listing NGR: SU7318873187

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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