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Latitude: 51.4776 / 51°28'39"N
Longitude: -0.1476 / 0°8'51"W
OS Eastings: 528740
OS Northings: 177035
OS Grid: TQ287770
Mapcode National: GBR CS.1G
Mapcode Global: VHGR5.D4B2
Entry Name: Battersea Park British Rail Station
Listing Date: 7 April 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1357652
English Heritage Legacy ID: 206984
Location: Wandsworth, London, SW8
Electoral Ward/Division: Queenstown
Built-Up Area: Wandsworth
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Battersea Fields
Church of England Diocese: Southwark
TQ 27NE 2/10
TQ 2876 8/10
BATTERSEA PARK ROAD SW8
Battersea Park British Rail Station
(Circa 1865). Italianate five-bay, three-storey street facade of pale gaults with boldly detailed stone and red brick dressings and irregular hipped roof. Ground floor arcaded openings with stiffleaf imposts to the piers. First floor square windows with labels and keystones. Second floor round-arched windows with heads springing from stiffleaf imposts. Coupled brackets to main cornice.
Booking hall spanned by three-bay arcade springing from fanciful cast iron columns, those of the centre arch coupled. Relief heads in the spandrels. Platforms with cast iron piers supporting wooden canopies, the valance of Platform 1 with chevron margin, those of Platforms 2/3 and 4/5 with scooped margins. Built by the London, Brighton and South Coast Railway.
Listing NGR: TQ2874077035
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