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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: PITZHANGER MANOR (PUBLIC LIBRARY)

List entry Number: 1358808

Location

PITZHANGER MANOR (PUBLIC LIBRARY), WALPOLE PARK W5

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityEalingLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 24-Feb-1950

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 201062

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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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

Selected Sources

  1. Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 17 Greater London - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England

National Grid Reference: TQ 17572 80473

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