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Pitzhanger Manor (Public Library)

A Grade I Listed Building in Ealing, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.511 / 51°30'39"N

Longitude: -0.3072 / 0°18'25"W

OS Eastings: 517572

OS Northings: 180473

OS Grid: TQ175804

Mapcode National: GBR 72.K78

Mapcode Global: VHGQW.M9G1

Plus Code: 9C3XGM6V+94

Entry Name: Pitzhanger Manor (Public Library)

Listing Date: 24 February 1950

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1358808

English Heritage Legacy ID: 201062

Location: Walpole Park, Ealing, London, W5

County: London

District: Ealing

Electoral Ward/Division: Walpole

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Ealing

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Mary Ealing

Church of England Diocese: London

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Description


WALPOLE PARK
1.
5010
Ealing Green W5
Pitzhanger Manor
(Public Library)
TQ 18 SE 2/60 24.2.50
I GV
2.
South wing of 1770 by George Dance the Younger. Remainder by Sir John Soane.
1802. Wing, plain, contains dining room and billiard room, both in Adam style.
Central block, 2 storeys, 3 bays with grand detached Ionic order in Portland
stone, statues above. Ground storey windows, round headed double hung sashed.
Central entrance door with fanlight and radiating bars. Windowless attic
with roundels left and right. Square centre panel. Portland stone balustrade
above. Two storey, one bay wing right and single storey wing further right
projecting at end, Ionic pilasters, dentil cornice. This was Soane's own
country house 1801-11 and thus of great importance. The principal interiors
are the entrance hall, staircase, parlour and breakfast room, the latter 2
little altered. The garden front is also of interest. Three bays, with
incised pattend stone pilasters, 'Chinese' balcony screen, and balustraded
parapet.


Listing NGR: TQ1757280473

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