WIMBLEDON THEATRE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1286404
Date first listed:
28-Jun-1972
Statutory Address:
WIMBLEDON THEATRE, THE BROADWAY SW19

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
WIMBLEDON THEATRE, THE BROADWAY SW19

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

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
Merton (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 25165 70440

Details

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

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
205005
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Mackintosh, I, Sell, M, Curtains or New Life for Old Theatres, (1982)

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 06 Sep 1999
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