This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.


List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1065522



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

County: Greater London Authority

District: Wandsworth

District Type: London Borough


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 14-Jul-1955

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System: LBS

UID: 207117

Asset Groupings

This list entry does not comprise part of an Asset Grouping. Asset Groupings are not part of the official record but are added later for information.

List entry Description

Summary of Building

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.


Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.


ROEHAMPTON LANE SW15 1. 5033 Downshire House TQ 27SW 3/13 14.7.55 II* 2. Circa 1770 for Marquess of Downshire. Three-storeys, 6 windows with 2-storey, 3 window splayed bay extension to north. Brown brick. Red segmental arches to recessed windows and red dressings at jambs and angles. Rusticated wood doorcase with fluted Doric pilasters, triglyph frieze, segmental pediment broken over pilasters and panelled reveals. Garden front has stone bands at first floor and first floor sills, brick band second floor and stone bracketed cornice below parapet; brick rusticated quoins and 3 window splayed bay at ground floor. R w Furze Brettingham did work at Downshire House for second Marquess of Downshire presumably circa 1795 (APSD and Colvin).

Listing NGR: TQ2208774118

Selected Sources

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details

National Grid Reference: TQ 22088 74120


© Crown Copyright and database right 2017. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2017. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1065522 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 19-Oct-2017 at 10:47:00.

End of official listing