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Clapham South Station (Including Above Ground Station Building and Sub Surface Platforms and Passages)

A Grade II Listed Building in Balham, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4527 / 51°27'9"N

Longitude: -0.1479 / 0°8'52"W

OS Eastings: 528790

OS Northings: 174263

OS Grid: TQ287742

Mapcode National: GBR F2.9D5

Mapcode Global: VHGR5.DR66

Entry Name: Clapham South Station (Including Above Ground Station Building and Sub Surface Platforms and Passages)

Listing Date: 16 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266140

English Heritage Legacy ID: 207206

Location: Wandsworth, London, SW12

County: London

District: Wandsworth

Electoral Ward/Division: Balham

Built-Up Area: Wandsworth

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Balham Hill The Ascension

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

BALHAM HILL SW12
1.
5033
TQ 2874 13/30 Clapham South Station
(including above ground
II station building and sub-surface
2. platforms and passages)
LRT station. 1926 by Charles Holden.
Portland stone astylar corner building with canted front.
3 station entrances at street level with moulded overall lintel and
canopy. Projecting roundel signs removed. Ticket hall partly top-lit,
with original wall tiling and trabeated ceiling.
Modern escalators. Sub-surface platforms and passages retain their
original tiled decoration, and many of the original signs. The block
of flats built on top of the station building is not of special interest.
One of several stations designed by Holden for the Northern Line
extension.


Listing NGR: TQ2879074263

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