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Wemyss Cottage, Lewisham

Description: Wemyss Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 June 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 203397

OS Grid Reference: TQ3982676158
OS Grid Coordinates: 539826, 176158
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4671, 0.0116

Location: 2 Paragon Place, Lewisham, Greater London SE3 0RN

Locality: Lewisham
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SE3 0RN

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Listing Text

The entries appearing as Pond Road SE3 shall be amended to read Paragon Place SE3.


4424 (West Side)
Wemyss Cottage
(Formerly listed as
No 2 (Wemyss Cottage
Paragon Place SE])
TQ 3976 10/L69 4.6.69.


Early-mid C19 villa of 2 storeys, 3 windows. Fairly low pitched,
hipped slated roof with deep eaves soffit. Projecting left bay.
Stucco, lst floor sash windows with glazing bars (the outer ones
3-light) defined by pilasters resting on cill band and rising to
frieze. Later blind cases. At ground floor left a canted bay with
glazing bars. 2 right bays, slightly forward of lst floor, with
frieze, cornice and blocking course. At right 5 steps to 4-light
long easement with transom. 4 steps to central door, now half glazed,
well set back Narrow reeded architrave and plain rectangular fanlight.

Listing NGR: TQ3982676158

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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