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Latitude: 51.4944 / 51°29'39"N
Longitude: -0.1829 / 0°10'58"W
OS Eastings: 526237
OS Northings: 178835
OS Grid: TQ262788
Mapcode National: GBR 3L.3G
Mapcode Global: VHGQY.SP4S
Plus Code: 9C3XFRV8+QR
Entry Name: Gloucester Road Underground Station
Listing Date: 7 November 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1080658
English Heritage Legacy ID: 203799
Location: Kensington and Chelsea, London, SW7
District: Kensington and Chelsea
Electoral Ward/Division: Courtfield
Built-Up Area: Kensington and Chelsea
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Holy Trinity with St Paul, Onslow Sq and St Augustine, Sth Kensington
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 2678 NW GLOUCESTER ROAD SW7
249/46/9 Underground Station
London Underground Station, of two linked blocks. To right the District Railway booking hall, of 1868, to left, Piccadilly Railway entrance, 1906, by Leslie Green. The former yellow stock brick, 2 storeys, 5 windows wide. Stone balustrade with ball finials. Brick stacks. Renewed ground floor, with arcaded opening.. Dentil cornicebetween ground and first floors. Inscription in mosaic over first floor reads: etropolitan and District Railways. Gloucester Road Station". Crowning cornice and blocking course. To left dark red faience block'with large arched window and modillion cornice, return to Courtfield Road. The Piccadilly line platforms have original tilework incorporating WAY OUT' and NO EXIT' signs. Gloucester Road is a unique example of the juxtaposition of two corporate styles.
Laurence Menear, London's Underground Stations, 1985
David Lawrence, Underground London, 1994
Listing NGR: TQ2623778835
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