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The Priory

A Grade II Listed Building in Bedford, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4367 / 51°26'11"N

Longitude: -0.1441 / 0°8'38"W

OS Eastings: 529095

OS Northings: 172485

OS Grid: TQ290724

Mapcode National: GBR F3.BB2

Mapcode Global: VHGRC.G45Z

Entry Name: The Priory

Listing Date: 3 December 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065552

English Heritage Legacy ID: 206990

Location: Wandsworth, London, SW12

County: London

District: Wandsworth

Electoral Ward/Division: Bedford

Built-Up Area: Wandsworth

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Balham St Mary and St John the Divine

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 05/12/2014


TQ 27SE 4/20
5033


BEDFORD HILL,
Balham SW12
No 225 (The Priory)

3.12.70

II
Circa 1810-20. Double fronted villa in Gothic style. Three-storeys with two-storey entrance front and extension on north side. Three windows with one window extension. Stuccoed brick turretted corners, some used as chimneys. Mostly battlemented parapets with central, pierced decoration. Square-headed, architraved windows of two lights each with hood mould, some lights with pointed arches. Return on south side with splayed bay windows to ground and first floor. Battlemented, projecting entrance portico with corner buttresses and doorway with pointed, moulded arch. Charles Bravo died under mysterious circumstances in the house in 1876, resulting in a famous 19th Century murder trial.


Listing NGR: TQ2909572485

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