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Latitude: 51.4714 / 51°28'17"N
Longitude: -0.007 / 0°0'25"W
OS Eastings: 538522
OS Northings: 176602
OS Grid: TQ385766
Mapcode National: GBR L2.2WK
Mapcode Global: VHGR7.T8PV
Entry Name: Lydia House
Listing Date: 30 August 1954
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1192061
English Heritage Legacy ID: 203245
Location: Lewisham, London, SE10
Electoral Ward/Division: Blackheath
Built-Up Area: Lewisham
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Blackheath The Ascension
Church of England Diocese: Southwark
DARTMOUTH GROVE SEl0
4424 (North Side)
No 1 (Lydia House)
TQ 5876 9/L19A 30.8.54.
Late Cl8 or early C19. One of a pair with "sherwell", Dartmouth Hill (qv)
in style associated with Michael Searles. Stucco. 3 storeys, attic and
basement in pedimented centre block of 2 windows; 2 storeys and basement,
2 windows in abutting South wing under half-pediment. Fairly low pitched,
slated roof. Dentil cornices and pediments. Shared oval window in
centre pediment, and blank windows on axis. Plain reveals to recessed,
replaced sash Windows with glazing bars. At ground floor centre a
shallow, 3-window canted bay with cornice and balustraded parapet. Main
front, as described, faces Heath, but entrance on return in Dartmouth
Grove. 2-storey, 1 window pedimented entrance extension. 6-panel
door under flat hood on brackets. Tall fanlight with glazing bars over.
Listing NGR: TQ3852276602
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