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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: 1065563



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: 28-Jun-1954

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 207021

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CLAPHAM COMMON COMMON 1. 5033 (north side) SW11 No 113 (Gilmore House) TQ 2775 9/11 28.6.54 II 2. Mid-18th Century. Two storeys, basement and dormers. Seven windows wide including central 3-window canted bay. Later 3-window extension to east. Brown brick with stone dressings. Slate roofs. Stepped door surround framing round-arched opening. Centre ground floor window of bay with balustraded apron, round-arched sash in shaped architrave and bracketed open pediment. The bay flanked by windows with crossette architrave, frieze, cornice and pediment. Windows of the extension also have the full entablature but only the centre tripartite window pedimented. Continuous plinth, cillband and, above first floor, cyma-bracketed cornice. Splayed faces of bay have recessed roundels, each housing a bust: one Shakespeare, one Milton. Parapet with coping. Mansard roof. Higher parapet masks hipped roof of extension. Stacks with oversailing courses. GLC blue plaque erected 1977. Commemorates residence of John Walter, founder of the Times newspaper.

Listing NGR: TQ2791575226

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National Grid Reference: TQ 27915 75226


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