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Wimbledon Theatre

A Grade II Listed Building in Merton, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4192 / 51°25'9"N

Longitude: -0.2013 / 0°12'4"W

OS Eastings: 525165

OS Northings: 170440

OS Grid: TQ251704

Mapcode National: GBR CG.7X8

Mapcode Global: VHGRB.GLFF

Entry Name: Wimbledon Theatre

Listing Date: 28 June 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1286404

English Heritage Legacy ID: 205005

Location: Merton, London, SW19

County: London

District: Merton

Electoral Ward/Division: Abbey

Built-Up Area: Merton

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Merton Priory

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

LONDON BOROUGH OF MERTON THE BROADWAY, SWl9
TQ 2570
(south side)
9/10 Wimbledon Theatre
28.6.72
- II

Theatre. 1910, by Cecil Massey and Roy Young (perhaps following a 1908 design by
Frank H Jones). Red brick, slate mansard roof. Copper dome to octagonal corner
tower. Irregular corner site with 4-stage tower having Tuscan colonnade to ground
floor and triple square headed entrances. Brick rusticated quoins. 3-storey
elevations to either side with shop to left side with canted bay windows above and
crowning modillion cornice. Tower windows square headed to first and second stages
with stone architraves and open segmental pediments; oval third floor windows, with
open pediments over, fused to form cornice. Elaborate interiors with Baroque and
Adamesque features; decorative plasterwork; wrought iron balustrades to galleries
etc. Curtains !!! ed I Mackintosh and M Sell.


Listing NGR: TQ2516570440

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