PITZHANGER MANOR (PUBLIC LIBRARY)

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1358808
Date first listed:
24-Feb-1950
Statutory Address:
PITZHANGER MANOR (PUBLIC LIBRARY), WALPOLE PARK W5

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Location

Statutory Address:
PITZHANGER MANOR (PUBLIC LIBRARY), WALPOLE PARK W5

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 17572 80473

Details

WALPOLE PARK 1. 5010 Ealing Green W5 Pitzhanger Manor (Public Library) TQ 18 SE 2/60 24.2.50 I GV 2. South wing of 1770 by George Dance the Younger. Remainder by Sir John Soane. 1802. Wing, plain, contains dining room and billiard room, both in Adam style. Central block, 2 storeys, 3 bays with grand detached Ionic order in Portland stone, statues above. Ground storey windows, round headed double hung sashed. Central entrance door with fanlight and radiating bars. Windowless attic with roundels left and right. Square centre panel. Portland stone balustrade above. Two storey, one bay wing right and single storey wing further right projecting at end, Ionic pilasters, dentil cornice. This was Soane's own country house 1801-11 and thus of great importance. The principal interiors are the entrance hall, staircase, parlour and breakfast room, the latter 2 little altered. The garden front is also of interest. Three bays, with incised pattend stone pilasters, 'Chinese' balcony screen, and balustraded parapet.

Listing NGR: TQ1757280473

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
201062
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 17 Greater London

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: 16 Aug 1999
Reference: IOE01/00952/29
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Quiller Barrett. Source Historic England Archive
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