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49, 51 and 53, Reading Road (A329)

A Grade II Listed Building in Cholsey, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5628 / 51°33'46"N

Longitude: -1.1467 / 1°8'48"W

OS Eastings: 459244

OS Northings: 185225

OS Grid: SU592852

Mapcode National: GBR 91D.YR0

Mapcode Global: VHCYP.2ZMB

Entry Name: 49, 51 and 53, Reading Road (A329)

Listing Date: 13 July 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025291

English Heritage Legacy ID: 361501

Location: Cholsey, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX10

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Cholsey

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Cholsey

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

The following buildings shall be included:

CHOLSEY READING ROAD (A329)
(East side)
Nos 49, 51 and 53
SU 58 NE
2/118 II

3 cottages c1839. Probably by I K Brunel. Red brick with flint front and
stone dressings. Gabled and hipped roof, probably Welsh slate under late C20
coating. Red brick stacks with diagonally-placed flues to right valley, left
end and rear. Simple Tudor style. 2-storey, 3-window, range of 2-light stone-
mullion windows with 3-light to 1st floor centre. This and ground floor windows
have hood moulds. Central gable with loop-hole below apex projects slightly
and is defined by stone quoins. Moulded string courses to both floors, and
low parapet to side bays. Part-glazed doors to centre left and far right.
Further windows, doors and extension to rear. Cottages were built by G.W.R.
to house possibly the stableman and porter at the Wallingford Road, later Moulsford,
Station.
(A. Vaughan: Great Western Architecture: 1977, p196).


Listing NGR: SU5924485225

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