£4.42 million for Pitzhanger

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The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) announced on 2 June 2014 that it has awarded £4.42m towards the restoration of Pitzhanger Manor House, the architect Sir John Soane’s country retreat on Ealing Green. According to the HLF website: The project, which … Continued

Clergy House

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Thanks to pressure from the Society, the Clergy House, St Saviour’s, in The Grove, W5 has been awarded Grade II Listed Building Status by English Heritage (EH). It was completed in 1909, having been designed by George H Fellowes Prynne, … Continued

Warren Farm

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Ealing residents have lodged papers in the High Court of Justice to Judicially Review Ealing Council’s decision to sign over 61 acres of London’s Green Belt, rent free for 200 years, to QPR football club for their new Training and … Continued


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There have been a number of events at Gunnersbury recently in preparation for 2 bids for funding in spring 2014. A public consultation was held on 23 November to discuss phase 1 of the masterplan. You can download the presentation … Continued

Local Plan

We are very disappointed with the lack of recommendations on issues raised by local people in the Inspector’s report on the Hearing into Ealing’s final stages of the Local Plan. These will soon be adopted to join the Development Strategy. … Continued

Pitzhanger Manor

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Plans to restore Pitzhanger Manor House and Gallery are still available to view on the Council website. The proposals would entail removal of the Eating Room extension from the Manor House and Victorian infill building between the House and Gallery, … Continued

Local Gems

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This is a picture of 51 Drayton Green, which was sadly demolished in 2011, despite our protests. Mapping for Change at University College London have created an interactive community map for us showing locally and nationally listed buildings and monuments … Continued

Pitzhanger Manor News

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Ealing Council has been successful in its round one bid to the Heritage Lottery Fund for the restoration of Pitzhanger Manor. The Council will shortly be undertaking public consultation seeking public views on future options for the Manor and adjoining … Continued

Spot Your Local Gems

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Nominate your favourite buildings in the Borough to help protect them from demolition. The Society wishes to ensure that local buildings of architectural or historical interest are identified and protected from unsympathetic redevelopment before they are affected by planning applications … Continued