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75, Fairdene Road, Croydon

Description: 75, Fairdene Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 201295

OS Grid Reference: TQ2969658444
OS Grid Coordinates: 529696, 158444
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3103, -0.1406

Location: Fairdene Road, Croydon, Greater London CR5 1RJ

Locality: Croydon
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: CR5 1RJ

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Listing Text

5009 (East Side)

TQ 25 NE 7/3 No 75



House. 1937 by Georg Nemes, in the Expressionist style. Brick rendered. Plaintile
irregular shaped hipped roof. Central stack. West front:2 storeys with basement.
Multi faceted with basement level projecting garage with double doors, part-glazed
with organic growth design grilles, and roof terrace with copper coping. To left,
brick steps with organic growth design railings, ascending to front door. Ground
and 1st storeys of 3 bays. Central recessed bay. Off-centre doorway to left with
wooden door with organic growth design grille. To right, French windows give onto
the terrace. To right again, a 2-light,steel framed window. Above, central French
windows with protecting iron balcony rails. To left and right, single, 3-light
steel framed windows. Interior: unaltered, and retaining original fittings. Ground
floor plan has centrally placed straight flight staircase and angled fireplace in
large L shaped living room. This has multifaceted walls and ceiling, with polygonal
light fittings and plain, splayed and faceted chimneypiece. The house was designed
in accordance with the precepts of philosopher Rudolf Steiner.

Listing NGR: TQ2969658444

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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