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Battersea Park British Rail Station, Wandsworth

Description: Battersea Park British Rail Station

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 April 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 206984

OS Grid Reference: TQ2874077035
OS Grid Coordinates: 528740, 177035
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4776, -0.1476

Location: 103 Prince of Wales Dr, Wandsworth, Greater London SW8 4BT

Locality: Wandsworth
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW8 4BT

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Listing Text

Battersea Park
British Rail Station
TQ 27NE 2/10
TQ 2876 8/10
(Circa 1865). Italianete 5-bay, 3-storey street facade of pale gaults with boldly
detailed stone and red brick dressings and irregular hipped roof. Ground floor
arcaded openings with stiffleaf imposts to the piers.
First floor square windows with labels and keystones.
Second floor round-arched windows with heads springing from stiffleaf imposts.
Coupled brackets to main cornice.
Booking hall spanned by 3-bay arcade springing from fanciful cast iron columns,
those of the centre arch coupled. Relief heads in the spandrels.
Platforms with cast iron piers supporting wooden canopies, the valance of Platform 1
with chevron margin, those of Platforms 2/3 and 4/5 with scooped margins. Built by
the London, Brighton and South Coast Railway.

Listing NGR: TQ2874077035

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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