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Turnpike Lane London Regional Transport Underground Station

A Grade II Listed Building in West Green, London

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Latitude: 51.5904 / 51°35'25"N

Longitude: -0.1028 / 0°6'9"W

OS Eastings: 531526

OS Northings: 189651

OS Grid: TQ315896

Mapcode National: GBR GG.GRG

Mapcode Global: VHGQM.59J5

Entry Name: Turnpike Lane London Regional Transport Underground Station

Listing Date: 17 May 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263624

English Heritage Legacy ID: 431905

Location: Haringey, London, N15

County: London

District: Haringey

Electoral Ward/Division: West Green

Built-Up Area: Haringey

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Christ Church West Green

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 3189 GREEN LANES
(east side)

800-/24/10008 Turnpike Lane LRT
Underground Station

II

London Underground station, 1932 by Charles Holden. Red brick with grey diaper infil to reinforced concrete, concrete frame partially exposed; concrete roof slab expressed as broad cornice band under deep eaves. Rectangular plan making bold use of corner site, with single-storey double entrance under curved slab rises to booking hall - of double height though partially sunken - and offices set between two ventilation towers, that to Green Lanes sporting logos 'Underground'. All windows metal-Earned with strong horizontal emphasis, those to ends of booking hall of five lights, that to Green Lanes a tripartite composition, the other wall with blind openings in hall. Sunken ground floor of hall tiled in brown, with original floor tiles and central bronze uplighter, the latter semi-herispherical on a tapered and fluted column and set in a square base. Original sign points to 'BUS STATION'. Cream escalator hall leads to platforms tiled in cream and deep yellow, with fixed inset seats and decorative incised ventilation covers by Harold Stabler over original fully lined-out roundels. Offices between towers retain original fenestration and some fittings.
Source: Lawrence Menear, London's Underground Stations, .1985.


Listing NGR: TQ3152689651

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