Park Langley 'Chinese' Garage and flanking lanterns

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1298991
Date first listed:
03-May-1994
Statutory Address:
Park Langley 'Chinese' Garage and flanking lanterns, Stone Park Avenue

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Location

Statutory Address:
Park Langley 'Chinese' Garage and flanking lanterns, Stone Park Avenue

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

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
Bromley (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 37923 68512

Details

TQ 36 NE 785-/2/10021 STONE PARK AVENUE (south-east side) Park Langley 'Chinese' Garage and flanking lanterns

II Petrol filling station, 1928 by Edmund B. Clarke. Timber frame with tiled bell-cast roof in oriental style. Rectangular single-storey office with projecting canopy over modern petrol pumps, this with double-pitch roof, and all with deep eaves cornices rising to pagoda-like cupola. The walls with black and white painted framing and leaded lights, late C20 door.

The garage has its own garden with low shrubs and a pool, surrounded by a low wall. On this are mounted two tall lanterns with bell-cast tops, and five small lanterns with domed tops.

Included as a remarkable survivor from the early days of popular motoring.

Source: Pevsner and Cherry, The Buildings of England, 1983, p.161

Listing NGR: TQ3792368512

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
358672
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Cherry, B, Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: London 2: South, (1994), 161

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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