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Carisbrooke, Lambeth

Description: Carisbrooke

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 March 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 204720

OS Grid Reference: TQ3105673440
OS Grid Coordinates: 531056, 173440
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4448, -0.1156

Location: Marnfield Crescent, Lambeth, Greater London SW2 2RD

Locality: Lambeth
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW2 2RD

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Listing Text

1. (north side)

No 149
TQ 3173 27/978


Mid C19 villa. Two-storeys and basement, 3-windows. Stock brick. Paired stucco
pilasters rise from banded basement to frieze below eaves soffit of fairly low-pitched
hipped slated roof. Moulded architraves to sash windows, round-headed on ground
floor in stucco panels with cornices. Eight steps to half-glazed double door
with narrow side lights and rectangular fanlight. Enclosed porch with Egyptian
pilasters, entablature and blocking course. Slightly set back, 2-storey and basement
left extension in similar style.
Rear elevation has 2 full height canted bays, one at end of projecting left wing.
At right an ornamental cast iron loggia has twisted columns with leafy capitals,
pointed arches with chevron moulding and patterned spandrels and ogee lead roof.
Twelve steps up have patterned handrail matching loggia railing, the whole supported
on similar twisted columns.
Interior: double Corinthian screen in hall.

Listing NGR: TQ3105673440

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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