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Wandsworth Prison Prison Governor's House (South East of Main Gate), Wandsworth

Description: Wandsworth Prison Prison Governor's House (South East of Main Gate)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 April 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 207046

OS Grid Reference: TQ2685873862
OS Grid Coordinates: 526858, 173862
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4495, -0.1758

Location: 17 Heathfield Road, Wandsworth, Greater London SW18 3HR

Locality: Wandsworth
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW18 3HR

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Listing Text

Wandsworth Prison
Prison Governor's House
(south-east of main gate)
TQ 27SE 4/14
1849 by D R Hill.
Massive Italianate asymmetrical composition in 3 major bays in pale gault bricks
and stone dressings. High basement with flight of steps to recessed 2-storey
entrance between left-hand 3-storey tower of coupled sashes and right-hand
2-storey block of triplet sashes.
Door enclosed in glazed lean-to porch.
Windows round-arched with jambs, vermiculated imposts and keyblocks and radiating
glazing bars.

Listing NGR: TQ2685873862

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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