FORMER CONTROL TOWER, WATCH OFFICE, AIRCRAFT FACTORY AND FACTORY OFFICE BLOCK AT HENDON AERODROME

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1064790

Date first listed: 14-Jan-1987

Statutory Address: FORMER CONTROL TOWER, WATCH OFFICE, AIRCRAFT FACTORY AND FACTORY OFFICE BLOCK AT HENDON AERODROME

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Location

Statutory Address: FORMER CONTROL TOWER, WATCH OFFICE, AIRCRAFT FACTORY AND FACTORY OFFICE BLOCK AT HENDON AERODROME

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Greater London Authority

District: Barnet (London Borough)

Parish: Non Civil Parish

National Grid Reference: TQ2210690091

Summary

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History

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Details

1. HENDON AERODROME 5004

TQ 29 SW 5/30 Former control tower, watch office, aircraft TQ 28 NW 7/62 factory and factory office block.

II

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Building comprising former aerodrome watch office, control tower, former aircraft factory and factory office. Dated 1915. Red brick. Factory elevation to Aerodrome Rd of 1 storey; 7 bays wide with slightly projecting pedimented centre bay with square headed stone architraved entrance, flanked by circular windows. 'GW' monogram above door, with date. Square, gauged headed windows; metal frames, small panes. Modillion cornice to parapet. Roof not visible. Watch office to end of seven bays with advanced ground storey, projecting to centre for entrance and carrying timber balustraded gallery. Serlian windows to upper storeys to centre and end bays. Other windows square headed. Watch tower recessed behind facade. Of historic interest as the hub of Graham-White's aerodrome and factory complex.

Listing NGR: TQ2210690091

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 199215

Legacy System: LBS

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