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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: 1251240



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

County: Greater London Authority

District: Lambeth

District Type: London Borough


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 02-Nov-1994

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 433891

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The following building shall be added to the list;

LAMBETH CLAPHAM HIGH STREET TQ 2975 (south west side) 16/10029 Clock Tower


Clock tower, erected as a gift to the people of Clapham by Alexander Glegg, mayor, 1905-6. His architect was Ewart Gladstone Millar, with clock (non-striking) by Gillett and Johnston of Croydon. Portland stone with grey polished Aberdeen granite base, 31 feet high and square on plan. Plinth incorporates bonze panelled door giving access to the winding mechanism, above which the stem has banded rustication and big quoins, with projecting cornices and clock set in frieze. Voluted top-knot with ball finial. Included as a local landmark, and for the strong, though contrasting, group it makes with the listed rotunda of the adjacent Underground station.

Listing NGR: TQ2944375299

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National Grid Reference: TQ 29443 75299


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