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Ruskin House, Croydon

Description: Ruskin House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 201189

OS Grid Reference: TQ3259564880
OS Grid Coordinates: 532595, 164880
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3675, -0.0966

Location: A212, Croydon, Greater London CR0 1BD

Locality: Croydon
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: CR0 1BD

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Listing Text

In the entry for

No 23 (Ruskin House)
(Formerly listed as
Coombe Hill House)

The previous listing date shall be amended to read 29.1.51



No 23 (Ruskin House)
(Formerly listed as
Combe Hill House)
TQ 36 SW 5/6 20.5.54


Early C18. Three storeys and basement. Brown brick. Five sash windows with
segmental heads. Red brick dressings and bands between floors. Angle pilasters with
red dressings and plinths, and cut brick Doric capitals. Cut brick cornice and
parapet. Central wooden doorcase with Doric columns and cornice and entablature with
triglyph frieze. Eight-fielded-panelled door. Addition to east, of 2 storeys and 2 bays;
addition to west of 2 storeys and one bay with coach entrance on ground floor. Interior
has fine staircase and panelled hall with original marble mantlepiece.

Listing NGR: TQ3259564880

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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