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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.

Name: THE WATER HOUSE, LLOYD PARK (WILLIAM MORRIS GALLERY)

List entry Number: 1065620

Location

THE WATER HOUSE, LLOYD PARK (WILLIAM MORRIS GALLERY), FOREST ROAD E17

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityWaltham ForestLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 19-Oct-1951

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 206873

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

TQ 3789 FOREST ROAD Walthamstow E17 (north side) 4/1 The Water House, Lloyd Park (William Morris Gallery) 19.10.51

- II*

Substantial detached house, now museum. 1762, altered and restored. Stock brick. Hipped slate roof to parapet. 3 storeys, 9 windows wide, the outer triplets forming large full height semicircular bays. Central Corinthian columned timber porch enclosing recessed entrance with semicircular fanlight. 6-panelled door. Square-headed windows gauged heads architraved to central bays. Double band above ground floor. Heavy stucco cornice and parapet. Interior with contemporary panelling, staircase and stucco-enriched stairwell. The childhood home of William Morris.

Listing NGR: TQ3722989902

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National Grid Reference: TQ 37229 89902

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