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Boswell Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Croydon, London

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Latitude: 51.367 / 51°22'1"N

Longitude: -0.0985 / 0°5'54"W

OS Eastings: 532466

OS Northings: 164824

OS Grid: TQ324648

Mapcode National: GBR GX.PTN

Mapcode Global: VHGRL.7WSX

Entry Name: Boswell Cottages

Listing Date: 20 May 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1079269

English Heritage Legacy ID: 201250

Location: Croydon, London, CR9

County: London

District: Croydon

Electoral Ward/Division: Fairfield

Built-Up Area: Croydon

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Croydon St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text


No 19 (Boswell Cottages)
TQ 36 SW 5/47 20.5.54


Similar in height and date to No 17, adjoining. Two storeys. Red brick. Two sash
windows to first floor, central round-headed sash in rectangular frame on ground floor.
Doorway on left with 6-panel door, rectangular fanlight and simple hood on brackets.
Tile roof. Right-hand return front has end irregular windows and C18 door with fanlight
and canopy. Beyond is early C18 house front 2 storeys high and 5 window wide, with a
slightly projecting central bay; raised brick band between storeys; cased sashes with
glazing bars; central door with Doric columned and pedimented doorcase with fluted
capitals to columns and roundels to entablatures; heavy modillion eaves cornice; and
old tile roof with 3 flat-topped dormers. Beyond still is later C18 coach-house.

Listing NGR: TQ3246664824

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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