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Cabmen's Shelter in Centre of Road Outside Oratory House

A Grade II Listed Building in Brompton & Hans Town, Kensington and Chelsea

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Latitude: 51.4962 / 51°29'46"N

Longitude: -0.1706 / 0°10'13"W

OS Eastings: 527092

OS Northings: 179062

OS Grid: TQ270790

Mapcode National: GBR 5K.WT

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.0N6C

Plus Code: 9C3XFRWH+FQ

Entry Name: Cabmen's Shelter in Centre of Road Outside Oratory House

Listing Date: 10 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1265389

English Heritage Legacy ID: 425160

Location: Brompton and Hans Town, Kensington and Chelsea, London, SW7

County: Kensington and Chelsea

Electoral Ward/Division: Brompton & Hans Town

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

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The following building shall be added;


40/52 Cabmen's shelter
in centre of road
outside the Oratory


Cabmen's shelter. Erected in 1897 to design of 1882 by the architect
Maximilian Clarke. Timber frame, with timber cladding and overlapping timber
boards to low pitched half-hipped roof, with overhanging eaves. 1 storey. 7
main bays by 3 bays. Entrance to south-west end. Horizontal and vertical
members of frame expressed with panels of vertical boarding set between. 3
square headed 6 pane windows to sides, with glazing bars; pivoting lights
above, with fretwork panels between below eaves. Louvred gablets to ends and
to each side, and square louvre to centre of roof with tented rooflet. A rare
intact surviving example of this design.

Listing NGR: TQ2709279062

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