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Description: The Pines
Date Listed: 7 April 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 207111
OS Grid Reference: TQ2396774974
OS Grid Coordinates: 523967, 174974
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4602, -0.2170
PUTNEY HILL SW15
TQ 27SW 3/3
Circa 1870. Symmetrical pair of houses in form of 4-storey, 2 window wide tower
between advanced wings of 3-storeys and basement. Pale gaults; artificial stone
dressings; hipped slate roofs to wings.
Central flight of stone steps to Corinthian double porch in antis. Cast iron
pierced balustrade above. Tiers of windows of upper 3-storeys recessed in brick
arches. Crowning cornice, blocking course with cast iron railings between urn
finials at angles. Weather vane.
Ground floor canted bow with cast iron window guard to bracketed cill.
First floor tripartite window with console keyblock to centre light and console
brackets supporting cornice.
Second floor tripartite window.
Stacks with oversailing courses.
Pale gaults boundary wall to No 11, with good iron tracery gate and piers.
Plaque on No 11 erected by London County Council in 1926 reads 'Algernon Charles
Swinburne (1837-1909) poet, and his friend Theodore Watts-Dunton (1832-1914) poet,
novelist, critic, lived and died here'.
Listing NGR: TQ2396774974
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Source: English Heritage
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