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Church Row, Wandsworth

Description: Church Row

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 14 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 207002

OS Grid Reference: TQ2551974730
OS Grid Coordinates: 525519, 174730
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4576, -0.1947

Location: A217, Wandsworth, Greater London SW18 1ES

Locality: Wandsworth
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW18 1ES

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Listing Text

Wandsworth Plain SW18
Nos 1 to 6 (consec)
TQ 2574 12/6 14.7.55
Circa 1723. Balanced block of 3 storeys and basement. Each 3 windows wide. Brown brick. Brick pier projections between each 2 pairs and at the corners. Blank panel windows to centres of pairs. Stone approach steps to each door.
Wooden doorcases with plinth blocks, fluted Corinthian pilasters and entablature
with dentil cornice. Arched footway at ground floor between Nos 3 and 4 and
carriageways between Nos 1 and 2 and 5 and 6. Gauged red brick arches and dressings to flush-framed windows: the ground and first floor arches segmental, the first floor also with brick keyblocks. First floor centre blank window has sundial with inscription "AD1723 Vigilate et Orate". Moulded, gauged red brick band above first floor. Wooden blocked eaves cornice with pediment over centre 5 windows. Hipped roof part slate, part tile. Stacks with oversailing courses at hips and flanking centre pair of houses. Some wrought iron railings to forecourts and entrances. No 1 has later ground floor shop on forecourt.

Listing NGR: TQ2551974730

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Source: English Heritage

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