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Ruskin House

A Grade II Listed Building in Croydon, London

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Latitude: 51.3675 / 51°22'3"N

Longitude: -0.0966 / 0°5'47"W

OS Eastings: 532595

OS Northings: 164880

OS Grid: TQ325648

Mapcode National: GBR GX.Q90

Mapcode Global: VHGRL.8WSJ

Entry Name: Ruskin House

Listing Date: 29 January 1951

Last Amended: 15 February 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1294673

English Heritage Legacy ID: 201189

Location: Croydon, London, CR0

County: London

District: Croydon

Electoral Ward/Division: Fairfield

Built-Up Area: Croydon

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Croydon St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

In the entry for

No 23 (Ruskin House)
(Formerly listed as
Coombe Hill House)

The previous listing date shall be amended to read 29.1.51



No 23 (Ruskin House)
(Formerly listed as
Combe Hill House)
TQ 36 SW 5/6 20.5.54


Early C18. Three storeys and basement. Brown brick. Five sash windows with
segmental heads. Red brick dressings and bands between floors. Angle pilasters with
red dressings and plinths, and cut brick Doric capitals. Cut brick cornice and
parapet. Central wooden doorcase with Doric columns and cornice and entablature with
triglyph frieze. Eight-fielded-panelled door. Addition to east, of 2 storeys and 2 bays;
addition to west of 2 storeys and one bay with coach entrance on ground floor. Interior
has fine staircase and panelled hall with original marble mantlepiece.

Listing NGR: TQ3259564880

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

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