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Earlsfield House, Wandsworth

Description: Earlsfield House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 April 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 207040

OS Grid Reference: TQ2593073793
OS Grid Coordinates: 525930, 173793
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4491, -0.1892

Location: 9 Swaffield Road, Wandsworth, Greater London SW18 4DL

Locality: Wandsworth
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW18 4DL

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Listing Text

Earlsfield House
TQ 27SE 4/13
1902 by Lansdell and Harrison as workhouse for Wandsworth and Clapham Union.
Symmetrical. Late 17th Century style.
Red brick ground floor; yellow stocks with red brick and stone dressings above.
Main elevation to Swaffield Road comprising 3 storey, 5 window hipped-roof centre
pavilion with recessed single-window links to 4-storey cross wings one window wide
to street.
Centre pavilion entrance bay with door and wing lights recessed into round-arched
porch between rusticated piers: first and second floor tripartite windows between
Ionic giant pilasters which support pedimented gable.
Modillion eaves cornice. Ribbed stacks with oversailing courses.
Cross-wings: ground floor canted bow; first and second floor tripartite windows
between Ionic giant pilasters supporting entablature with segmental pediment;
modillion eaves cornice, hipped roof, stacks with oversailing courses.

Listing NGR: TQ2593073793

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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