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Fire Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Stanley, Kensington and Chelsea

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4896 / 51°29'22"N

Longitude: -0.1743 / 0°10'27"W

OS Eastings: 526848

OS Northings: 178315

OS Grid: TQ268783

Mapcode National: GBR 5N.16

Mapcode Global: VHGQY.XTPG

Entry Name: Fire Station

Listing Date: 7 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1226713

English Heritage Legacy ID: 424120

Location: Kensington and Chelsea, London, SW3

County: Kensington and Chelsea

Electoral Ward/Division: Stanley

Built-Up Area: Kensington and Chelsea

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Luke and Christ Church Chelsea

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2678 SE SOUTH PARADE SW3
55/27
No 18 (Fire Station)

II

Former fire station. 1892. Red brick; red sandstone dressings. Four storeys and two
storeys in roof. Four main bays. Central two storey gable with date in wrought iron
ties. Two central doorways for engines, segmental heads, probably original doors.
Mullions and transoms to ground and 1st floor windows, with pediments, bearing tools of
the fireman's trade in relief. Buttresses between capped by bells. Sashed windows
above, with applied pilasters. Cornice, tiled mansard and gables. Tall chimneys to
sides. Cupola of timber and lead to centre topped by ball and spike. Inclusion of
fire-fighting symbols of particular interest.


Listing NGR: TQ2684878315

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

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