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Benlow Works

A Grade II Listed Building in Hillingdon, London

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Latitude: 51.5041 / 51°30'14"N

Longitude: -0.4149 / 0°24'53"W

OS Eastings: 510109

OS Northings: 179538

OS Grid: TQ101795

Mapcode National: GBR 3Q.VFW

Mapcode Global: VHFTC.RGHB

Entry Name: Benlow Works

Listing Date: 1 February 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1080121

English Heritage Legacy ID: 203062

Location: Hillingdon, London, UB3

County: London

District: Hillingdon

Electoral Ward/Division: Townfield

Built-Up Area: Hillingdon

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Anselm Hayes

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:

TQ 17 NW 48/352 Benlow Works


Orchestrelle factory, now factory. 1909-11. Reinforced concrete frame by E P
Wells; brick exterior by Walter Cave. 4 storeys; 19-bay elevation. Entrance
bay, 7th from left, has semi-circular stepped brick architrave to doorway and
segmental-arched metal casements flanked by rusticated pilasters slightly set
forward and breaking parapet. Similar segmental-arched casement windows.
Striking elevation articulated by brick piers and full-height semi-circular
arched stepped architraves framing alternate single and double bays, the
latter with broad Diocletian windows to 3rd storey which are set above central
brick piers. Crenellated parapet. Similar rear and side elevations.
Interior: floors and roof supported on reinforced concrete columns with
step-chamfered arrises.

Listing NGR: TQ1010979538

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

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