British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

The Manor House (Now Forming Part of the John Innes II School), Merton

Description: The Manor House (Now Forming Part of the John Innes II School)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 205187

OS Grid Reference: TQ2472869321
OS Grid Coordinates: 524728, 169321
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4092, -0.2080

Location: Watery Lane, Merton, Greater London SW20 9AD

Locality: Merton
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW20 9AD

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

TQ 2469
(south side)
10/165 The Manor House
(now forming, part of the John Innes
- II School)

Substantial detached house. Circa 1895-8. Designed by H G Quartermain. Stock
brick, red brick patterning, stone dressings. Tiled pitched roof to eaves.
5 bay main block of 2 storeys plus corners; large gable to right. Entrance
block to left, projecting slightly, gabled 2 storeys, 1 bay. Tudor arched
entrance; oriel over. Square headed windows, 1 to 3 lights, mullioned and
transomed casements. Second bay from left in main block has canted bay window.
Plate glass, some leaded lights. Parapet (openwork). 3 gabled bargeboarded
dormers, casements, glazing bars. Tall chimneys. Returns similar. GLC plaque
commemorating residence of John Innes, founder of the John Innes Cultural
Institution, 1829-1904. Listed mainly for historic interest.

Listing NGR: TQ2472869321

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.