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Latitude: 51.4569 / 51°27'24"N
Longitude: -0.9716 / 0°58'17"W
OS Eastings: 471550
OS Northings: 173602
OS Grid: SU715736
Mapcode National: GBR QLF.V5
Mapcode Global: VHDWT.3NQ0
Entry Name: 15, Friar Street
Listing Date: 22 March 1957
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1113486
English Heritage Legacy ID: 38952
Location: Reading, RG1
Electoral Ward/Division: Abbey
Built-Up Area: Reading
Traditional County: Berkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire
Church of England Parish: Reading St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
(North Side )
SU 7173 NE 1/117 22.3.57.
Late C18, 3½ storeys. A tall red brick front with simple bracketed stone
cornice and parapet, 1920s stone shopfronts with central entrance to Harris's
arcade; shop fronts have-mutule cornice, panelled fascia and side pilasters.
4 ranges of glazing bar sash windows. Tiled roof and 2 dormers. Professor
Goldwin Smith (of local notoriety) born in this house.
Listing NGR: SU7155073602
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