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The Gables

A Grade II Listed Building in Harrow, London

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Latitude: 51.5765 / 51°34'35"N

Longitude: -0.3347 / 0°20'5"W

OS Eastings: 515493

OS Northings: 187712

OS Grid: TQ154877

Mapcode National: GBR 63.B9N

Mapcode Global: VHGQH.4MWV

Entry Name: The Gables

Listing Date: 25 July 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1270280

English Heritage Legacy ID: 459755

Location: Harrow, London, HA1

County: London

District: Harrow

Electoral Ward/Division: Harrow on the Hill

Built-Up Area: Harrow

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Mary Harrow-on-the-Hill

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

(East Side)


House. C 1892 by A Mitchell. Red brick in Flemish bond; some tile-
hanging with deep band of fishscale tiles; some pebble-dash rendering
with timber-framed gables. Plain tile roof. Brick stacks. 2 storeys
with attic and partial basement. 3 bays, left bay set back and having
arch to internal porch with door on right; small 4-pane window on left
with terracotta cornice; lst-floor tile - hung with windows of 3 lights
and 1 light under tile pentices. Right-hand bays gabled, bay 2 having
2 ground-floor windows, bay 3 having a canted bay window with polygonal
roof; 1st floor of each pebble-dashed with small-pane, 5-light window
set, below timber-framed gable. Main roof is hipped at right-end and
has dormer between right-hand bays and corniced stacks with decorative
terracotta pots. Rear: gabled right-hand bay is tile-hung on 1st floor
and has basement, outshut addition (not of special interest), 4-light
corbelled window to 1st floor, and 4-light window in gable. Various
segmental brick-arched windows and to ground floor of left bay a bracketed
5-light window. Interior: contemporary features remain including: fire-
places; cornices; doors with decorative handles; and closed-string dog-leg
stair with tripled lozenge-sectioned balusters alternating with tripled
moulded balusters.

Listing NGR: TQ1549387712

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