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Latitude: 51.5232 / 51°31'23"N
Longitude: -0.4493 / 0°26'57"W
OS Eastings: 507677
OS Northings: 181618
OS Grid: TQ076816
Mapcode National: GBR 20.RDX
Mapcode Global: VHFT5.5Z95
Entry Name: Moorcroft
Listing Date: 6 September 1974
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1080212
English Heritage Legacy ID: 202783
Location: Hillingdon, London, UB8
Electoral Ward/Division: Yiewsley
Built-Up Area: Hillingdon
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Hillingdon St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: London
5018 HARLINGTON ROAD
TQ 0781 26/159
Now an old people's home and special school.
Large rambling mansion of different periods. The original house is a 3-storey
7-bay early C18 building of brick, now painted. Brick bands at 1st and 2nd
floors. Stone frieze, cornice and blocking course. Upper floor may be later.
Sash windows with glazing bars in box frames, those on 1st and 2nd floor under
shallow segmental brick arches. Modern central door flanked by half-columns
but entablature missing. To west of this a 3-Storey, 4-bay early-mid C19 wing
of painted brick with hipped slate roof. Segmental brick arches to sash windows
with glazing bars. Further similar large additions on west front which is
of 5 sections in different planes, 12 windows in all. The 2nd and 4th sections
have parapets and the 4th is of 2 storeys only. Doric porch in 2nd section.
Similar wing to east of old block; and to south-east a 2-storey, stuccoed Victorian
wing of 6 irregular bays with hipped slate roof.
Moorcroft, the Wall to South, House to North-East, Stable and Coachhouse to
North and Vine Cottage form a group.
Listing NGR: TQ0767781618
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