The Stable Block at Highdown School, Emmer Green, Reading
Description: The Stable Block at Highdown School, Emmer Green
Date Listed: 14 December 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 39198
OS Grid Reference: SU7129276315
OS Grid Coordinates: 471292, 176315
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4813, -0.9747
Location: Surley Row, Reading RG4 8LR
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The Stable Block at
So 7176 5/584
Late C17/early C18. Red brick. English bond with occasional dark headers.
2 storeys with modern tile roof and ridge chimney. Brick block eaves cornice.
8 irregularly spaced 2 light casements (leaded), one to far left behind garden
wall. A 5-light window and 3 bullseyes (over doors) on ground-floor. Modern
central wood lintel to former coach entrance now 3 glazing bar casement windows.
Various doorbmys. Half dormered 1st floor doorway to left with steps and ramped
garden wall. Stable block to Caversham Grove, now part of Highdown School,
Listing NGR: SU7129276315
Source: English Heritage
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