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Latitude: 51.4739 / 51°28'25"N
Longitude: 0.0703 / 0°4'13"E
OS Eastings: 543881
OS Northings: 177022
OS Grid: TQ438770
Mapcode National: GBR NK.Y4D
Mapcode Global: VHHNR.56JZ
Entry Name: Fire Station, with Flats for Fire Officers Above
Listing Date: 8 June 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1079015
English Heritage Legacy ID: 200325
Location: Greenwich, London, SE18
Electoral Ward/Division: Shooters Hill
Built-Up Area: Greenwich
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Shooters Hill Christ Church
Church of England Diocese: Southwark
4412 EAGLESFIELD ROAD SE18
Fire Station, with flats
for Fire Officers above
TQ 4377 31/237
1912. Red brick building of 3 storeys, attic and basement, 6 bays, somewhat
irregular. High pitched, gable ended tiled roof with lower fringe of shallower
pitch continuing around gable ends which are tile hung above. 5 large, tile
hung, gabled dormers, almost touching. Window arrangement slightly different
in each dormer. Tall, rectangular brick chimneys. Front varied. Bays one,
5 and 6 have shallow, canted, 3-window oriel bays through 1st and 2nd floors.
Below, in 1st bay 2 1-light windows; in bay 5 a 3-light and in bay 6 a 4-light
window. Bays 2 and 4 have 3-window canted bays through whole height of building,
abutting on inner side on bay 3, which is slightly forward of main wall plane
and arcaded with 3 recesses through 1st and 2nd floors. One window in each recess.
On ground floor centre, 2 large entrances for engines, with stone jambs and
tiled hood. These encroach on inner sides of canted bays, which are cut to 2
windows on ground floor. One plain door in 2nd bay from left. Left basement
windows small and square with cambered relieving arches over. Right basement
windows lunettes. All but a few ground floor windows-have lintels of layered
tiles, and most have cambered relieving arches. All are casements with horizontal
bars. Built by ICC Architects' Department, Fire Brigade Branch, including Owen
Fleming, CC Winmill and W E Brooks.
Listing NGR: TQ4388177022
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