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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: TURNPIKE LANE LONDON REGIONAL TRANSPORT UNDERGROUND STATION

List entry Number: 1263624

Location

TURNPIKE LANE LONDON REGIONAL TRANSPORT UNDERGROUND STATION, GREEN LANES

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityHaringeyLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-May-1994

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 431905

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

TQ 3189 GREEN LANES (east side)

800-/24/10008 Turnpike Lane LRT Underground Station

II

London Underground station, 1932 by Charles Holden. Red brick with grey diaper infil to reinforced concrete, concrete frame partially exposed; concrete roof slab expressed as broad cornice band under deep eaves. Rectangular plan making bold use of corner site, with single-storey double entrance under curved slab rises to booking hall - of double height though partially sunken - and offices set between two ventilation towers, that to Green Lanes sporting logos 'Underground'. All windows metal-Earned with strong horizontal emphasis, those to ends of booking hall of five lights, that to Green Lanes a tripartite composition, the other wall with blind openings in hall. Sunken ground floor of hall tiled in brown, with original floor tiles and central bronze uplighter, the latter semi-herispherical on a tapered and fluted column and set in a square base. Original sign points to 'BUS STATION'. Cream escalator hall leads to platforms tiled in cream and deep yellow, with fixed inset seats and decorative incised ventilation covers by Harold Stabler over original fully lined-out roundels. Offices between towers retain original fenestration and some fittings. Source: Lawrence Menear, London's Underground Stations, .1985.

Listing NGR: TQ3152689651

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Menear, L, Londons Underground Stations, (1985)

National Grid Reference: TQ 31526 89651

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