Description: The Canons
Date Listed: 7 May 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 205111
OS Grid Reference: TQ2786568345
OS Grid Coordinates: 527865, 168345
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3997, -0.1633
LONDON BOROUGH OF MERTON MADEIRA ROAD, Mitcham
12/93 The Canons
Substantial manor house. Late C17. Brick with later stucco. Plain tile hipped
roof to eaves. 2 storeys plus basement and dormers. West facade of 5 bays with
2-bay extension to left. Central bay to original block projects slightly with
square headed architraved corniced entrance, reached by steps. Square headed
windows, blind to 2 right bays. Sashes, flush frames, glazing bars. Modillion
eaves cornice above first floor. 3-bay return to south. Other facades also of
architectural interest. Interior retains staircase with strong twisted balusters,
some panelling, etc. Built by John Odway, who was granted a building lease in 1680.
London 2: South B Cherry and N Pevsner.
Listing NGR: TQ2786568345
Source: English Heritage
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