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West Side House, Merton

Description: West Side House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 June 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 205191

OS Grid Reference: TQ2330770867
OS Grid Coordinates: 523307, 170867
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4234, -0.2279

Location: W Side Common, Merton, Greater London SW19 4TN

Locality: Merton
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW19 4TN

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Listing Text

TQ 2370
7/168 No 6
1.6.49 (West Side House)

Substantial house now flats. Circa 1760 or earlier. Brown brick, red dressings.
Low pitched slate roof to parapet. 2 storeys, 5 bays wide with early C19
extensions to left and right of 4 and 3 bays respectively. Central pedimented
entrance with console pediment; C20 door. Giant pilaster strips to outside
of other bays of original part. Square headed windows, gauged heads, sashes,
recessed plate glass. Tall chimneys with red dressings, linked in pairs.
Interior has C18 staircase with ramped, pilastered dado ,scrolled ironwork
balustrade and fielded panelling. Panelling to several rooms, some fielded;
cornices etc.

Listing NGR: TQ2330770867

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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