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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1194026



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Greater London Authority

District: Merton

District Type: London Borough


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 07-May-1954

Date of most recent amendment: 02-Sep-1988

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 205203

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LONDON BOROUGH OF MERTON WOODHAYES RD, SWl9 TQ 2370 (south side) 7/179 Southside House (formerlv listed 7.5.1954 as Carirae and Southside House) GV II

Substantial house with facade of 1687, incorporating earlier building; altered and extended 1776. Plum brick, red dressings, tiled mansard roof to crenellated parapet 10 bays, 2 storeys plus basement and attic in mansard. Entrance to fifth bay from left; pedimented Doric doorcase. Panelled door. Square gauged headed windows. Second to fourth and seventh to ninth bays set forward beneath pediments each with inset thermal windows. Sashes, glazing bars (some thick). Canted bay window to right of entrance; ground floor arched niches to third and eighth bays. Ogee domed timber clock tower to centre of roof. Rear elevation also of architectual interest. Attached stable block to south. Good interior including turned baluster staircase in double height galleried hall; C17 fireplaces to dining room and hall (?). Much C18 panelling. Some war damage sustained. London 2 : South Cherry and Pevsner.

Listing NGR: TQ2338370594

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Bridget, C, Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: London 2: South, (1994)

National Grid Reference: TQ 23383 70594


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