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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: 1359073



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

County: Greater London Authority

District: Barnet

District Type: London Borough


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 03-Feb-1950

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 198986

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1. 5004 HIGHWOOD HILL Mill Hill NW7

Highwood House TQ 29 SW 5/7 3.2.50


2. Early C19 mansion. Two storey stucco with band at eaves and between storeys. Three window centre (first floor left blocked) with one window full height projecting square bays with very flat pediments at either end, and one storey wing (top lit) to right. Ground floor windows of bays and wing are in round headed recesses with lion heads above windows. There are also lion heads above first floor side windows of central block. Semi-circular porch with 2 Ionic columns now glassed in and used as large window. House now divided into flats and ground floor side windows of central block converted into 2 doors. Was home of Sir Stamford Raffles, Founder of Singapore, Governor of Java and Founder and First President of the Zoological Society, just before his death in 1826. Grade II partly on historical grounds.

Listing NGR: TQ2179793586

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National Grid Reference: TQ 21797 93586


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