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Latitude: 51.4497 / 51°26'58"N
Longitude: -0.99 / 0°59'23"W
OS Eastings: 470283
OS Northings: 172787
OS Grid: SU702727
Mapcode National: GBR QGH.RR
Mapcode Global: VHDWS.STHJ
Entry Name: 42, Bath Road
Listing Date: 14 December 1978
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1321986
English Heritage Legacy ID: 38754
Location: Reading, RG1
Electoral Ward/Division: Minster
Built-Up Area: Reading
Traditional County: Berkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire
Church of England Parish: St Mark and All Saints, Reading
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SU 7072 13/23
Late C18. 3 storeys and basement. Plum brick with red brick flat arches.
Plain stone string at 1st floor level. Flat eaves to slate roof. 5 bays,
glazing bar sashes. Central 6 panel door with segmental radiating and wreathed
fanlight in rusticated surround. Well proportioned Greek Doric wooden porch
with fluted columns at head of a flight of steps. C19 stone brackets at 1st
floor level with stone canopies (sculptures removed). Later side extensions,
3 storeys. 3 windows to left, 2 storeys 2 windows to right. Rear has a 2 storey
central porch with arched ground floor openings. Later extensions and link
block to mid C19 chapel (later gymanasium). Interior retains contemporary
staircase. Former Blue Coat School.
Listing NGR: SU7028372787
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