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Police Station, Lewisham

Description: Police Station

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 March 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 203318

OS Grid Reference: TQ3978374967
OS Grid Coordinates: 539783, 174967
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4564, 0.0105

Location: Lee High Road, Lewisham, Greater London SE12 8RU

Locality: Lewisham
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SE12 8RU

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Listing Text

4424 (South Side)
Police Station
TQ 3974 20/194

Early C20.
2 storeys and attic, 5 windows. Red brick with stone dressings. High
pitched tiled roof has 5 tall brick chimneys, banded in stone and with
brick cornices. Gable over right bays. Main entablature, with heavy
modillion cornice, at 2nd floor level. Wall, between this and overhanging
eaves, holds 4 large, pedimented half-dormers, breaking eaves. String
at lst floor cills. Moulded and chamfered reveals to 1st floor windows
whose heads are set into architrave band of main entablature. Stone banded
ground floor, whose 2 left windows are in shouldered architraves. A round
window, in keyed architrave, is between these and porch, which overlaps
on to slightly projecting right bay. Stone porch has battered diagonal
buttresses, mutule cornice and parapet and segmental entrance arch.
Right ground and lst floor windows in canted bay.

Listing NGR: TQ3978374967

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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