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

A Grade II Listed Building in Wandsworth Common, London

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Latitude: 51.4502 / 51°27'0"N

Longitude: -0.1765 / 0°10'35"W

OS Eastings: 526806

OS Northings: 173931

OS Grid: TQ268739

Mapcode National: GBR D7.86H

Mapcode Global: VHGR4.WTK5

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

Listing Date: 7 April 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065534

English Heritage Legacy ID: 207046

Location: Wandsworth, London, SW18

County: London

District: Wandsworth

Electoral Ward/Division: Wandsworth Common

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Wandsworth

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Wandsworth Common St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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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: TQ2680673931

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