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High Street House, Bexley

Description: High Street House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 October 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 198640

OS Grid Reference: TQ4973073491
OS Grid Coordinates: 549730, 173491
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4406, 0.1530

Location: 121 Bexley High Street, Bexley DA5 1JX

Locality: Bexley
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: DA5 1JX

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Listing Text

(north-east side)
No 123 (High Street House)
(formerly listed as
No 117 (High Street House))
TQ 4973 13/22 1.10.53.
1761. Two storeys. Five windows. Brown brick, block cornice. Hipped tiled
roof. Central doorway at head of 5 steps, with engaged Ionic columns. Pediment.
Semi-circular fanlight. Door with 6 fielded panels. First-storey window over
has rusticated architrave surround. On each side of house a recessed portion
with block cornice and cat-slide roof. Contemporary wrought-iron railings
to street. John Thorpe, local historian and antiquary, built the house.
L B Bexley blue plaque.

Listing NGR: TQ4973073491

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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