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Latitude: 51.5964 / 51°35'47"N
Longitude: -0.2385 / 0°14'18"W
OS Eastings: 522106
OS Northings: 190091
OS Grid: TQ221900
Mapcode National: GBR 9F.4JX
Mapcode Global: VHGQJ.T48H
Entry Name: Former Control Tower, Watch Office, Aircraft Factory and Factory Office Block at Hendon Aerodrome
Listing Date: 14 January 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1064790
English Heritage Legacy ID: 199215
Location: Barnet, London, NW9
Electoral Ward/Division: Colindale
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Barnet
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Alphage Burnt Oak
Church of England Diocese: London
1. HENDON AERODROME
TQ 29 SW 5/30 Former control tower,
watch office, aircraft
TQ 28 NW 7/62 factory and factory office
Building comprising former aerodrome watch office, control tower, former
aircraft factory and factory office. Dated 1915. Red brick. Factory elevation
to Aerodrome Rd of 1 storey; 7 bays wide with slightly projecting pedimented
centre bay with square headed stone architraved entrance, flanked by circular
windows. 'GW' monogram above door, with date. Square, gauged headed windows; metal
frames, small panes. Modillion cornice to parapet. Roof not visible.
Watch office to end of seven bays with advanced ground storey, projecting
to centre for entrance and carrying timber balustraded gallery. Serlian
windows to upper storeys to centre and end bays. Other windows square headed.
Watch tower recessed behind facade. Of historic interest as the hub of
Graham-White's aerodrome and factory complex.
Listing NGR: TQ2210690091
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