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Latitude: 51.4529 / 51°27'10"N
Longitude: -0.2443 / 0°14'39"W
OS Eastings: 522088
OS Northings: 174120
OS Grid: TQ220741
Mapcode National: GBR 9Q.927
Mapcode Global: VHGR3.QR62
Entry Name: Downshire House
Listing Date: 14 July 1955
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1065522
English Heritage Legacy ID: 207117
Location: Wandsworth, London, SW15
Electoral Ward/Division: Roehampton and Putney Heath
Built-Up Area: Wandsworth
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Roehampton Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Southwark
ROEHAMPTON LANE SW15
TQ 27SW 3/13 14.7.55
Circa 1770 for Marquess of Downshire.
Three-storeys, 6 windows with 2-storey, 3 window splayed bay extension to north.
Brown brick. Red segmental arches to recessed windows and red dressings at jambs
and angles. Rusticated wood doorcase with fluted Doric pilasters, triglyph frieze,
segmental pediment broken over pilasters and panelled reveals. Garden front has
stone bands at first floor and first floor sills, brick band second floor and stone
bracketed cornice below parapet; brick rusticated quoins and 3 window splayed bay
at ground floor. R w Furze Brettingham did work at Downshire House for second
Marquess of Downshire presumably circa 1795 (APSD and Colvin).
Listing NGR: TQ2208774118
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