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The Stable Block at Highdown School, Emmer Green, Reading

Description: The Stable Block at Highdown School, Emmer Green

Grade: II
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

Locality: Reading
County: Reading
Country: England
Postcode: RG4 8LR

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Listing Text

The Stable Block at
Highdown School,
Emmer Green
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,
Emmer Green.

Listing NGR: SU7129276315

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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