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Fire Station, Merton

Description: Fire Station

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 205132

OS Grid Reference: TQ2497870684
OS Grid Coordinates: 524978, 170684
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4214, -0.2039

Location: 25 Queens Road, Merton, Greater London SW19 8YB

Locality: Merton
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW19 8YB

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Listing Text

TQ 2470
(north side)
8/112 Fire Station

- II
Fire Station. Dated 1904 by Charles Hanlet Cooper, Surveyor to Wimbledon Urban
District Council. Red brick stone bands pitched slate roof to parapet. Left
3 bays of 3 storeys, right hand pair of bays of 2 storeys plus dormers. Ground
floor with archway to left and square headed engine doors to other bays with
panelled timber doors. Second bay from left with full height segmental bay
window with mullioned lights, rising to tower with conical roof topped by cupola
with copper tented roof. First floor windows to three right bays. Segmental
headed with prominent stone voussoirs. Mullions, some transoms, sashes, glazing
bars to upper lights. Stone dentil cornice above second floor. Parapet with
gablets to first and third bays from left. Cast iron 3rd floor window guards.
Tall chimneys to end gables.

Listing NGR: TQ2497870684

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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