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70 70a 70b, High Street Sw19

A Grade II Listed Building in Merton, London

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Latitude: 51.4254 / 51°25'31"N

Longitude: -0.218 / 0°13'4"W

OS Eastings: 523993

OS Northings: 171109

OS Grid: TQ239711

Mapcode National: GBR BL.XC8

Mapcode Global: VHGRB.5FMM

Entry Name: 70 70a 70b, High Street Sw19

Listing Date: 2 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1080931

English Heritage Legacy ID: 205076

Location: Merton, London, SW19

County: London

District: Merton

Electoral Ward/Division: Village

Built-Up Area: Merton

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Wimbledon

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

TQ 2371 TQ 2471
(north side)
5/65 6/65 Nos 70 and 70A/70B
- II

Former fire station, now shops. Dated 1890. Red brick, steeply pitched tiled roof
to eaves. 2 storeys. 2 main bays to High Street, each gabled, separated by 3 stage
clock tower with arched open bell stage surmounted by copper cupola. C20 shops
to ground floor except to base of tower which has arched entrance with tented canopy
and panelled door. Square headed windows to upper floor, 3-light casements, glazing
bars and arch motif to central light. Gable sweeps down to ground floor level on
right hand side, and below is a circular window; glazing bars. Forms an important
focal point in village.

Listing NGR: TQ2399371109

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

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