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114-118, Castle Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Abbey, Reading

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Latitude: 51.452 / 51°27'7"N

Longitude: -0.9788 / 0°58'43"W

OS Eastings: 471058

OS Northings: 173048

OS Grid: SU710730

Mapcode National: GBR QKG.7Y

Mapcode Global: VHDWS.ZRFS

Entry Name: 114-118, Castle Street

Listing Date: 14 December 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1303665

English Heritage Legacy ID: 38823

Location: Reading, RG1

County: Reading

Electoral Ward/Division: Abbey

Built-Up Area: Reading

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Reading Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(North Side)
Castle Hill
Nos 114 to 118 (even)
SU 7173 SW 2/424
Early-mid C19 restored and altered. 3 storey detached block of red brick with
moulded cornice and blocking course. Hipped slate roof with off ridge chimneys.
5:4 range of late marginal glazed sashes with plum-coloured brick flat arches.
No 114 has central (possibly later) portico with fluted piers and high frieze,
6 panel door with blind sidelights flanked by narrow pilaster strips and segmental
radiating fanlight over. Nos 116 and 118 have modern show-room shop front.
Interior modernised but a number of rooms retain good (circa 1835) ceiling

Listing NGR: SU7105873048

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

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