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The Elms

A Grade II Listed Building in Bellingham, London

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Latitude: 51.4391 / 51°26'20"N

Longitude: -0.032 / 0°1'55"W

OS Eastings: 536882

OS Northings: 172963

OS Grid: TQ368729

Mapcode National: GBR K9.2M2

Mapcode Global: VHGRF.D3G2

Entry Name: The Elms

Listing Date: 12 March 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1080010

English Heritage Legacy ID: 203285

Location: Lewisham, London, SE6

County: London

District: Lewisham

Electoral Ward/Division: Bellingham

Built-Up Area: Lewisham

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Forest Hill, St George With Lower Sydenham, St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

The Elms
TQ 3672 31/116
Mid-late C18 house with alterations. 2 storeys, 3 windows. Brownish
multicoloured stock brick with parapet front. Fairly high pitched hipped
slated roof of square outer appearance but double-span with central
gully. Gauged brick arches to 1st floor replaced sash windows. On
ground floor late C19 canted bay windows. Central prostyle Doric porch
with triglyph frieze and mutule cornice to open pedimented hood. 6-Panel
door under guilloche moulded cornice head and plain fanlight. Sash
windows with glazing bars on returns.
Inside curved staircase with patterned string; 2 round arches in hall,
several original moulded cornices and beaded 6-Panel doors. One late C18
fireplace, complete with grate, and several early Victorian fireplaces.
Basement, of full height at back was originally dairy when the house was a
farm. Old stone sink and remains of bake-oven. 2-bay rear extension.

Listing NGR: TQ3688272963

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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