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Morden Park,including Walls and Pair of Circular Garden Buildings Attached to North West, Merton

Description: Morden Park,including Walls and Pair of Circular Garden Buildings Attached to North West

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 2 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 205107

OS Grid Reference: TQ2484567557
OS Grid Coordinates: 524845, 167557
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3933, -0.2070

Location: Merton, Greater London SM4 5QU

Locality: Merton
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SM4 5QU

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Listing Text

TQ 26 NW
(west side)
3/90 Morden Park, including
walls and pair of circular
garden buldings attached
to north west

Substantial house in its own grounds, now offices. 1770. Brown brick; slate low
pitched roof to parapet. 2 storeys. South east front of 5 bays. Central arched
entrance in painted stone with flanking Doric columns and pilasters, narrow side
sashes and trigliph frieze, cornice and pediment. The painted surrounds rise to
form the balustraded apron and architrave of the square headed, pedimented window
above. Ground floor windows round headed, set in round gauged headed reveals;
sashes, glazing bars. Upper windows square headed, gauged heads, sashes. Painted
stone cornice and parapet. Left and right returns with canted ground floor bay
windows, containing round headed windows in round headed reveals and having
balustraded parapet. Contemporary interior features. Marble paved entrance hall,
staircase of Imperial type with wrought iron balustrades and other contemporary
fitments. Attached to north west, C18 brick walls with two attached circular
buildings with conical slate roofs.
History of Merton and Morden (1951).

Listing NGR: TQ2484567557

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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