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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: 1065552



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: 03-Dec-1970

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 206990

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TQ 27SE 4/20 5033

BEDFORD HILL, Balham SW12 No 225 (The Priory)


II Circa 1810-20. Double fronted villa in Gothic style. Three-storeys with two-storey entrance front and extension on north side. Three windows with one window extension. Stuccoed brick turretted corners, some used as chimneys. Mostly battlemented parapets with central, pierced decoration. Square-headed, architraved windows of two lights each with hood mould, some lights with pointed arches. Return on south side with splayed bay windows to ground and first floor. Battlemented, projecting entrance portico with corner buttresses and doorway with pointed, moulded arch. Charles Bravo died under mysterious circumstances in the house in 1876, resulting in a famous 19th Century murder trial.

Listing NGR: TQ2909572485

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National Grid Reference: TQ 29095 72485


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