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Police Station, Lewisham

Description: Police Station

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 March 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 203222

OS Grid Reference: TQ3677077447
OS Grid Coordinates: 536770, 177447
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4795, -0.0318

Location: Amersham Vale, Lewisham, Greater London SE14 6DX

Locality: Lewisham
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SE14 6DX

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Police Station
TQ 3677 4/85
1912. 3 storeys and basement, 6 winuiows, irregular, Modified neo-
classical style. High pitched tiled roof with overhanging caves and
end chimneys. Dull red brick with bright red brick dressings, i.e.
gauged brick window archer extended to form bands, banding on angle
pilasters, moulded and dentilled cornices and blocking courses to
2 round, 2-storey bows at left bay and 2nd bay from right, each having
3 sash windows with glazing bars on each floor. All similar windows,
those on 2nd floor 2-light. 8 steps to round-arched entrance with
keystone through moulded architrave to cornice of raised surround, all
in carved red brick. Handsome wrought iron handrail and area railings,
these framing white stone on high plinth, with date, "1912", and lamp
holder of cast and wrought iron over.

Listing NGR: TQ3677077447

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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