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Description: Dower House
Date Listed: 1 August 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 178836
OS Grid Reference: TQ6643251704
OS Grid Coordinates: 566432, 151704
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2402, 0.3829
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TQ 65 SE EAST PECKHAM ROYDON HALL ROAD (west
2/60 Dower House
House. Circa 1690, possibly the almost complete rebuilding of a house built
earlier in the century. Red brick with blue headers, heavily moulded volute
bracketed modillioned cornice with concealed lead gutters to hipped tiled roof
with 2 hipped dormers. Brick plinth and plat band. Slightly projecting cen-
tral bay carried up on 1st floor as pilaster strips either side of central
brick panel. 2 storeys, 7 bays, glazing bar sashes with gauged flat arched
heads. Modern Corinthian porch. 4 bay return fronts, with canted bay to left
of west side ground floor. 1-storey C19 brick wing to rear. Interior. Circa
1700 balustered 3-flight open-well staircase, with bracketed modillion cornice
to stair hall. Hall. C19 fireplace. Drawing Room. Early C18 wood fireplace
and C18 panelling. Sitting Room. C18 fireplace.
Listing NGR: TQ6643251704
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Source: English Heritage
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