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The Stable Block at Highdown School, Emmer Green

A Grade II Listed Building in Thames, Reading

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Latitude: 51.4813 / 51°28'52"N

Longitude: -0.9747 / 0°58'29"W

OS Eastings: 471292

OS Northings: 176315

OS Grid: SU712763

Mapcode National: GBR QL4.4F

Mapcode Global: VHDWT.2118

Entry Name: The Stable Block at Highdown School, Emmer Green

Listing Date: 14 December 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1321894

English Heritage Legacy ID: 39198

Location: Reading, RG4

County: Reading

Electoral Ward/Division: Thames

Built-Up Area: Reading

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Emmer Green

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

The Stable Block at
Highdown School,
Emmer Green
So 7176 5/584
Late C17/early C18. Red brick. English bond with occasional dark headers.
2 storeys with modern tile roof and ridge chimney. Brick block eaves cornice.
8 irregularly spaced 2 light casements (leaded), one to far left behind garden
wall. A 5-light window and 3 bullseyes (over doors) on ground-floor. Modern
central wood lintel to former coach entrance now 3 glazing bar casement windows.
Various doorbmys. Half dormered 1st floor doorway to left with steps and ramped
garden wall. Stable block to Caversham Grove, now part of Highdown School,
Emmer Green.

Listing NGR: SU7129276315

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

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