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12-16, Clapham Common South Side Sw4, Lambeth

Description: 12-16, Clapham Common South Side Sw4

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 February 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 204119

OS Grid Reference: TQ2942875218
OS Grid Coordinates: 529428, 175218
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4611, -0.1383

Location: 19 Clapham Common South Side, Lambeth, Greater London SW4 7AB

Locality: Lambeth
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW4 7AB

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Listing Text


Nos 12 to 16 (consec)
TQ 2975 16/197 8.2.79


Symmetrical High Victorian urban group with Alexandra Hotel in centre and flanking
wings. Central block of 4 storeys and attic, 5 windows, wings of 4 flower storeys
and attic, 4 windows. Stock brick with polychrome brick dressings. Fishcale
slated roof, mansard in centre, has gabled dormers with large boards. Behind
the central mansard a large dome, banded in plain and fishscale slates, has
patterned cast iron railing to top platform. Sash windows with 4-centred heads
on upper floors; round-headed long casements to first floor long balcony. Ornamental
terra-cotta ground floor of hotel has windows and doors alternating. Modern
shops on ground floors of wings.

Listing NGR: TQ2942875218

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Source: English Heritage

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