Description: The Greyhound Public House
Date Listed: 26 March 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 200333
OS Grid Reference: TQ4271774392
OS Grid Coordinates: 542717, 174392
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4505, 0.0525
4412 ELTHAM HIGH STREET SE9
The Greyhound Public House
(formerly listed as No 86)
TQ 4274 53/W28 26.3.54.
Early C18 house of 2 storeys and sunk basement, 5 windows. Earlier internal
features, some of which may be part of an earlier building on the site, or they
may be imports. High pitched roof, renewed in machine tiles, with 4 C19 flat
dormers. Painted brick walls with parapet. 1st floor band. Brick
plinth. Gauged, flat brick arches to sash windows with glazing bars in flush
moulded frames (some sashes replaced). May once have been 3 dwellings, as there
are 3 doorways with cornice hoods on heavy, carved, scrolled brackets, resting
on reeded pilasters. Only the riglt one in external use, with modern ½-glazed
door. The others boxed in by panelled pent extension. Weatherboarded gables
at back. Wrought iron area railings in Gothic pattern.
Inside, in hall a C15 stone fireplace, with Tudor arch and carved spandrels.
C17 Dutch tiles inside. The fireplace said to come from Eltham Palace. RCHM.
Listing NGR: TQ4271774392
Source: English Heritage
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