DIOCESEAN HALL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1066495

Date first listed: 01-Dec-1987

Statutory Address: DIOCESEAN HALL, AMBROSDEN AVENUE SW1

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: DIOCESEAN HALL, AMBROSDEN AVENUE SW1

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

County: Greater London Authority

District: City of Westminster (London Borough)

National Grid Reference: TQ 29294 79023

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History

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Details

TQ 2979 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER AMBROSDEN AVENUE, SW1

99/16 Diocesan Hall GV II*

Diocesan hall. 1895 to circa 1902. Bentley. Red brick. Portland stone dressings, green slate roof. Set at right angles to roadway. End elevation with thermal window, arched parapet and pinnacles to each side, flanked by half blind, half openwork oculi forming flying buttresses. Projecting barrel roofed entrance to right with carved tympanum. Buttressed flanks to auditorium, with thermal windows, and carefully detailed Portland stone coped parapet. Interior reported by Pevsner as having apse and tunnel vault . Part of group with Clergy House and Archbishop's House, qv, and The Metropolitan Cathedral Church of the Most Precious Blood, Ashley Gardens, qv.

London, Vol I. N Pevsner.

Listing NGR: TQ2928779022

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 208542

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Cherry, B, The Buildings of England: London I - The Cities of London and Westminster, (1973)

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