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The Reading Room

A Grade II Listed Building in North Cadbury, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0433 / 51°2'36"N

Longitude: -2.5213 / 2°31'16"W

OS Eastings: 363551

OS Northings: 127238

OS Grid: ST635272

Mapcode National: GBR MT.GK22

Mapcode Global: FRA 56LC.CL6

Entry Name: The Reading Room

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1178045

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262095

Location: North Cadbury, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: North Cadbury

Built-Up Area: North Cadbury

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

8/162 The Reading Room


Reading room. C19, probably using earlier fabric. Local lias stone roughly cut and squared; double Roman clay tile roof
with coped west gable, abutment to east; brick chimney stack. Single-storey, 3-bay roadside elevation. Bays 1 and 2
have large 12-pane sash windows, sash boxes set flush; bay 3 has a boarded door in heavy frame, under timber lintol, up
2 steps. C20 steel casement, leaded, in west gable, in the narrowing of an earlier window part blocked by erection of
C20 building to west. In rear elevation a diamond-glazed window and also a blocked timber- framed window of earlier
date. Interior not seen. Attached on east gable to No 21 (qv) with which it has historical links and also important
group value.

Listing NGR: ST6355127238

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