MAIN FRONT BLOCK TO HOOVER FACTORY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1079353
Date first listed:
10-Oct-1980
Statutory Address:
MAIN FRONT BLOCK TO HOOVER FACTORY, WESTERN AVENUE

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Location

Statutory Address:
MAIN FRONT BLOCK TO HOOVER FACTORY, WESTERN AVENUE

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

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
Ealing (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 16674 82965

Details

WESTERN AVENUE TQ 18 SE 2/7 Perivale Main front block to Hoover Factory.

II*

1932-5 by Wallis, Gilbert and partners. Reinforced concrete with large areas of glazing and much decoration in coloured tiles. Two principal storeys plus set back roof storey. Wide elevation of 15 bays plus five storey end stair case towers. recessed central entrance in Egyptian Art Deco manner with elaborate coloured tympanum over doors. Possibly the most significant arterial road factory of its date, and one of the most attractive. Buildings nos 3 & 5 are not of special interest.



Listing NGR: TQ1671383018

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
201068
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 08 Nov 2005
Reference: IOE01/14514/33
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