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Latitude: 51.4559 / 51°27'21"N
Longitude: -0.9696 / 0°58'10"W
OS Eastings: 471686
OS Northings: 173495
OS Grid: SU716734
Mapcode National: GBR QMF.9J
Mapcode Global: VHDWT.4NRR
Entry Name: The Coopers Public House
Listing Date: 26 July 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1113537
English Heritage Legacy ID: 39075
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
Nos 29 to 31 (consec)
SU 7173 SE 1/311
SU 7173 NE 3/311 26.7.73.
C17 altered. False exposed timbering to front with 4 bays of 3 light casements
in stucco infill. Wooden modillion cornice to parapet. Tiled roof. 2 C20
dormers. Rusticated stucco on ground floor with glazing bar shopfronts (modern
to left, early C19 to right) and central entrance, pilastered doorpiece with
fluted caps and scroll brackets to open pediment. 2 panel door with high arched
radiating fanlight. Timber framing in gables to rear. Interior contains
re-used fittings probably from C16 or C17 house. The Lounge Bar has oak panelled
portion with good C16 or early C17 strapwork overmantel. 4 fluted Doric columns
flanked by 2 enriched Doric columns and with 'wild men' herm-pilasters. Modillion
cornice. The exit to No 29 has a fine door with circa 1600 decoration of recessed
niche panels: to outside Ionic female herms, to interior fluted Ionic pilasters.
Listing NGR: SU7168073499
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