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The Elms, Lewisham

Description: The Elms

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 March 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 203285

OS Grid Reference: TQ3688272963
OS Grid Coordinates: 536882, 172963
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4391, -0.0320

Location: Elm Lane, Lewisham, Greater London SE6 4NW

Locality: Lewisham
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SE6 4NW

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Listing Text

The Elms
TQ 3672 31/116
Mid-late C18 house with alterations. 2 storeys, 3 windows. Brownish
multicoloured stock brick with parapet front. Fairly high pitched hipped
slated roof of square outer appearance but double-span with central
gully. Gauged brick arches to 1st floor replaced sash windows. On
ground floor late C19 canted bay windows. Central prostyle Doric porch
with triglyph frieze and mutule cornice to open pedimented hood. 6-Panel
door under guilloche moulded cornice head and plain fanlight. Sash
windows with glazing bars on returns.
Inside curved staircase with patterned string; 2 round arches in hall,
several original moulded cornices and beaded 6-Panel doors. One late C18
fireplace, complete with grate, and several early Victorian fireplaces.
Basement, of full height at back was originally dairy when the house was a
farm. Old stone sink and remains of bake-oven. 2-bay rear extension.

Listing NGR: TQ3688272963

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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