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Wimbledon Theatre, Merton

Description: Wimbledon Theatre

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 June 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 205005

OS Grid Reference: TQ2516570440
OS Grid Coordinates: 525165, 170440
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4192, -0.2013

Location: The Broadway, Merton, Greater London SW19 1RQ

Locality: Merton
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW19 1RQ

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Listing Text

TQ 2570
(south side)
9/10 Wimbledon Theatre
- II

Theatre. 1910, by Cecil Massey and Roy Young (perhaps following a 1908 design by
Frank H Jones). Red brick, slate mansard roof. Copper dome to octagonal corner
tower. Irregular corner site with 4-stage tower having Tuscan colonnade to ground
floor and triple square headed entrances. Brick rusticated quoins. 3-storey
elevations to either side with shop to left side with canted bay windows above and
crowning modillion cornice. Tower windows square headed to first and second stages
with stone architraves and open segmental pediments; oval third floor windows, with
open pediments over, fused to form cornice. Elaborate interiors with Baroque and
Adamesque features; decorative plasterwork; wrought iron balustrades to galleries
etc. Curtains !!! ed I Mackintosh and M Sell.

Listing NGR: TQ2516570440

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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