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Acacia House The Firs, Hillingdon

Description: Acacia House The Firs

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 September 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 202989

OS Grid Reference: TQ0714782908
OS Grid Coordinates: 507147, 182908
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5349, -0.4566

Location: Charnwood Road, Hillingdon, Greater London UB10 0LF

Locality: Hillingdon
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: UB10 0LF

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Listing Text

In the entry for:

(north-east side)
TQ 0782 24/425 The Firs.
Acacia House.

the description shall be amended to read as follows:

Pair of early C19 houses. Two storeys. Two windows each.
Painted stucco. Parapet to pair of hipped and slated roofs
which have been turnerized. Acacia House has 6 X 6 and 8 X 8
sash windows of an early C19 design to the first floor; French
doors to ground floor of full-height canted bay in
right-window range also of original design. The bay with
dentil cornice. The door to left, set-back range has been
altered; it is set under a gabled hood. The Firs also has a
full-height canted bay at right; entrance to left range set
back and under a wood lattice porch; above a rectangular bay.
At the time of its addition to the list, Acacia House had two
original marble fireplace surrounds. Glenthorne, Perryfield,
Grenedehar, The Firs, Acacia House, Highfield Cottage and
former Magnolia House form a group.


(North East Side)
The Firs.
Acacia House.
TQ 0787 24/425
Early C19 pair with alterations to The Firs. Each 2 storeys, 2 windows. Stucco
with parapet fronts partly concealing fairly low pitched, hipped slated roofs.
The Firs has been pebbledashed. Acacia House has sash windows with glazing
bars, 2-storey canted bay at right with dentil cornice; and half-glazed door,
under gabled hood, at left. The Firs also has 2-storey canted bay at right
but windows altered to modern casements and door set back behind carport formed
from left corner. Trellis porch within this shelter. Acacia House has 2 original
fluted marble fire place surrounds. Group value.

Glenthorne, Perryfield, Grenedehar, The Firs, Acacia House, Acacia Cottage,
Highfield Cottage and Magnolia House form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ0714782908

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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