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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: SWAN HOUSE

List entry Number: 1294208

Location

SWAN HOUSE, 17, CHELSEA EMBANKMENT SW3

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityKensington and ChelseaLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 24-Jun-1954

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 203623

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

TQ 2777 NE CHELSEA EMBANKMENT SW3

63/14 24.6.54 No 17 (Swan House)

GV II*

House. 1876. R Norman Shaw, architect. 4-storey, basement and dormers. Mostly 7 windows. Red brick tiled roof. Carved eaves cornice. Overhanging first and second floor, with second floor projecting beyond first floor, flanked by brick piers. Three wide oriels with curved returns and semi-circular-headed central lights at first floor. Leaded panes. Second floor windows long and narrow with glazing bars, alternate windows 3-sided oriels with single brackets beneath. Central entrance with swan motif over door.

Listing NGR: TQ2762177720

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National Grid Reference: TQ 27621 77720

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