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Friends Meeting House

A Grade II Listed Building in Katesgrove, Reading

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Latitude: 51.4516 / 51°27'5"N

Longitude: -0.9689 / 0°58'8"W

OS Eastings: 471744

OS Northings: 173017

OS Grid: SU717730

Mapcode National: GBR QMH.G2

Mapcode Global: VHDWT.5S42

Entry Name: Friends Meeting House

Listing Date: 14 December 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113452

English Heritage Legacy ID: 38878

Location: Reading, RG1

County: Reading

Electoral Ward/Division: Katesgrove

Built-Up Area: Reading

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Reading St Giles

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU 7173 SE 3/453

Friends Meeting House


1835 replacing the 1715 Meeting House (The Reading Meeting of Friends is among the oldest in the country). A plain red brick building. Slate-roof with corbelled cope. 4 windows, glazing bar sashes to north. Double doors to west with brackets to hood of stone doorcase. Flanking blind windows. Interior divided by segmental diaphragm arch. Modern annexe to south.

Listing NGR: SU7174473017

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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