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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.

Name: FALCON HOTEL PUBLIC HOUSE

List entry Number: 1065487

Location

FALCON HOTEL PUBLIC HOUSE, ST JOHN'S HILL SW11

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityWandsworthLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Dec-1974

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 207134

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

ST JOHN'S HILL SW11 1. 5033 No 2 (Falcon Hotel public house) TQ 2775 9/2 lO.12.74 II 2. Late 19th Century. Purpose built hotel at corner of St John's Hill and Falcon Road. Continuous frontage to both roads. With a total of 9 varied bays wide; 3 storeys plus garret. Red brick with stone enrichments. Ground floor public house facade with stone and granite pilasters. Central entrance on curve of the corner beneath semi-circular fanlight and prominent pediment. Subsidiary entrances at each end. Elaborate stone architraves to first and second floor windows. Iron window guards and stone pediments to second floor windows only. Giant pilasters with stylised Corinthian capitals run between first and second floors, supporting heavily bracketed cornice with a panelled brick parapet and stone ball decoration. The 3 entrances are accentuated at roof level by brick gables at each end decorated with stone copings and balls, and in the centre, by a truncated pyramidal roof surrounded by an iron balcony and flagstaff. Prominent chimneys. Internally rich with cut brilliant glass behind the bar display and in partitions between the bars. Leaded lights to the draught lobby, original mirrors and full-storey cast iron columns with stylised Corinthian capitals.

Listing NGR: TQ2734475471

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National Grid Reference: TQ 27344 75471

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