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Description: Eagle House
Date Listed: 1 June 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 205073
OS Grid Reference: TQ2387971169
OS Grid Coordinates: 523879, 171169
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4260, -0.2196
LONDON BOROUGH OF MERTON HIGH ST, Wimbledon, SW19
5/62 Eagle House
Substantial house. 1613, built for Robert Bell. Restored in 1887 by T G Jackson.
Brick, now mostly stuccoed. Tiled pitched roof to parapet. 3 storeys plus basement.
3 bays. Central entrance with depressed arch. Stone mullioned windows to basement.
Canted bays to either side to basement, ground and first floors with exposed C17
brick between storeys, timber mullions and transoms, leaded lights. Corbelled
canted oriel above central entrance, wider, having 4 rather than 3-lights to front.
Moulded stucco bands between storeys. Square headed 3-light timber mullioned and
transomed windows to second floor. Each bay with shaped gable. Rows of tall
moulded polygonal chimneys between bays. Rear and return elevations similar. C18
extensions to left. Interior has ground floor hall running from front to rear in
centre of house. 3 original plaster ceilings on first floor. Panelling to former
dining room 1730; hall overmantle; other C18 features. Owned and restored by the
architect Sir T G Jackson.
Listing NGR: TQ2387971169
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Source: English Heritage
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