Entrance Lodges and Gates to Cemetery, Reading
Description: Entrance Lodges and Gates to Cemetery
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
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and gates to 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
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