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© Mr David March

IoE Number: 204563
Location: ENTRANCE BUILDING TO CLAPHAM COMMON TUBE STATION, THE PAVEMENT (south side)
  CLAPHAM, LAMBETH, GREATER LONDON
Photographer: Mr David March
Date Photographed: 11 August 2000
Date listed: 27 March 1981
Date of last amendment: 27 March 1981
Grade II

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TQ 2975 THE PAVEMENT (South side), (Clapham Common), SW4 963/16/770 Entrance to Clapham Common 27.03.81 Tube Station GV II Underground Station. 1900, remodelled with new entrance in 1923-4 to the designs of Charles Holden. Small circular domed building with wings to north and south. Structural faience blocks with plinth and top moulding. Glazed dome with ball finial, with UndergrounD motif on frieze renewed in 1997. Circular UndergrounD signs on finials also restored in 1997. Interior is tiled in white with green panel borders. The ticket hall reached via stairs with central cast-iron balustrade; the foyers and access corridors also have white tiles with green panel borders renewed in the pattern of the original in 1997. It is one of only two surviving underground stations with a central island platform, the lines set in a single large hall. Sources Laurence Menear, London's Underground Stations, 1985 David Lawrence, Underground Architecture, 1994

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