Description: 1-23, Apsley Crescent (See Details for Further Address Information)
Date Listed: 27 October 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 336073
OS Grid Reference: SE1547034343
OS Grid Coordinates: 415470, 434343
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8052, -1.7666
5111 APSLEY CRESCENT BD8
Nos 1 to 23 (consec)
SE 1534 SW 31/222 27.10.81 and No 2A
SE 1534 SE 32/222
Includes Nos 27 and 29 Marlborough Road. 1852 shallow crescent of 2 storey houses
with basements, an early work of the Andrews and Delaney partnership and with
similar features to Peel Square. Ashlar fronts with first floor sill band and bed
mould to frieze supporting consoles rising to gutter cornice. Slate roofs, corniced
chimneys. Majority have 3 windows on first floor, 2 on ground floor, revealed
sashes. The front of No 1 including the doorway is set on sharp concave curve.
Original doors of 2 vertical moulded panels, semi-circular fanlights, with pilaster
reveals, archivolt keyed arch, the whole contained by pilaster strips with carved
consoles supporting dosserets to bracketed pediment.
No 27 Marlborough Road has a sharply curved inset corner with the crescent and a
4 window return. No 29 is also of 4 windows, otherwise similar details.
Listing NGR: SE1547034343
Source: English Heritage
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