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Sargents Embrook

A Grade II Listed Building in Katesgrove, Reading

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4507 / 51°27'2"N

Longitude: -0.967 / 0°58'1"W

OS Eastings: 471878

OS Northings: 172923

OS Grid: SU718729

Mapcode National: GBR QMH.WD

Mapcode Global: VHDWT.6S4Q

Entry Name: Sargents Embrook

Listing Date: 19 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113521

English Heritage Legacy ID: 39040

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

LONDON STREET
1.
5128
(East Side)
Nos 119 and 121
(Sargents Embrook)
SU 7172 NE 4/190 19.3.75.
II
2.
Early-mid C18 altered. 2 storeys and attic, early subsidence has caused considerable
distortion to front (now consolidated). Red brick with silver grey arches
to 1st floor windows. Silver grey brick frieze and cornice with red squares
in frieze. Rusticated painted brick quoins. Plain parapet. Old tile roof.
3 gabled dormers. 5 segmental headed windows on 1st floor (no glazing bars).
Plain early C19 shop front with Doric pilasters and cornice (again no glazing
bars). Originally the Huntley and Palmer shop. Interior: biscuit oven/fireplace
retained (but now boxed in). 1st floor north-east roof has arch headed corner
cupboard with raised and fielded panels. Throughpassage to south with traces
of timbering.


Listing NGR: SU7187872923

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