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Dovedale Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Wandsworth, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4724 / 51°28'20"N

Longitude: -0.1651 / 0°9'54"W

OS Eastings: 527534

OS Northings: 176421

OS Grid: TQ275764

Mapcode National: GBR 7V.3C

Mapcode Global: VHGR5.3813

Entry Name: Dovedale Cottages

Listing Date: 6 September 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244324

English Heritage Legacy ID: 449365

Location: Wandsworth, London, SW11

County: London

District: Wandsworth

Electoral Ward/Division: Latchmere

Built-Up Area: Wandsworth

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Battersea Christ Church and St Stephen

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

BATTERSEA PARK ROAD
TQ 2776
(North side)
1207- /7/10025
No. 1
Dovedale Cottages
GV II
Almshouse. 1841 from funds donated by a Mrs Lightfoot and her daughter, Mary, for
'persons in reduced circumstances professing godliness'. White brick in Flemish bond with
cement dressings, slate roof. Two storeys, rectangular in plan, originally with four rooms.
Tudor revival style. All windows casements with small panes. Street elevation a single bay
with 3-light first-floor window and blind rectangular panel to ground floor, apparently
intended for a memorial inscription that was either never supplied or which has been
effaced, window and panel alike in flat-arched openings with simply chamfered jambs and
lintels. West return has single-storey entrance porch with door of original design under
four-centred Tudor arch and windows to ground floor only; the east return with chimney
stack to rear. Both returns are unfenestrated to first floor.
No. 1 is the westernmost ofa range of almshouses.


Listing NGR: TQ2753476421

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

Description

BATTERSEA PARK ROAD
TQ 2776
(North side)
1207- /7/10025
No. 1
Dovedale Cottages
GV II
Almshouse. 1841 from funds donated by a Mrs Lightfoot and her daughter, Mary, for
'persons in reduced circumstances professing godliness'. White brick in Flemish bond with
cement dressings, slate roof. Two storeys, rectangular in plan, originally with four rooms.
Tudor revival style. All windows casements with small panes. Street elevation a single bay
with 3-light first-floor window and blind rectangular panel to ground floor, apparently
intended for a memorial inscription that was either never supplied or which has been
effaced, window and panel alike in flat-arched openings with simply chamfered jambs and
lintels. West return has single-storey entrance porch with door of original design under
four-centred Tudor arch and windows to ground floor only; the east return with chimney
stack to rear. Both returns are unfenestrated to first floor.
No. 1 is the westernmost ofa range of almshouses.


Listing NGR: TQ2753476421

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