Coronet Cinema

Well Hall Road,
London, SE9 6JU

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Buffer
Buffer on February 26, 2014 at 3:42 am

The Eltham Society Newsletter for May 2012 says the flats built on the site are called Coronet Apartments, 6, Odeon Parade. They face a courtyard and on a blank wall a mosaic recalling Gone with the Wind and plant troughs resembling cinema seating have been provided.

Ken Roe
Ken Roe on May 24, 2009 at 3:46 pm

A view from the circle in March 2009:
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Ken Roe
Ken Roe on February 13, 2009 at 9:26 am

A set of photographs of the Coronet Cinema (former Odeon, Well Hall) taken in February 2009, showing the current condition of the Grade II Listed building, both externally and internally:
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kevinp
kevinp on September 11, 2008 at 2:50 pm

this I just found : looks like the auditorium would completely disappear just leaving the facade and foyer……

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Ken Roe
Ken Roe on January 11, 2008 at 3:54 pm

Here are two photographs from August 2006, showing the current ‘real’ condition of the building:
http://flickr.com/photos/92215570@N00/203996493/
http://flickr.com/photos/92215570@N00/203996492/

Ian
Ian on January 8, 2008 at 4:16 am

I was going to add a similar comment – but it is fantastic image, showing how it could look, and countering the “get rid of the eyesore” arguments which usually accompany any derelict building.

Ken Roe
Ken Roe on January 8, 2008 at 3:42 am

That ‘June 2007’ photo has been ‘doctored’ with photoshop or similar. It is how the building would look if it were ever restored (minus the ‘Odeon’ signage of course, as Odeon have not owned the building for years).

Ian
Ian on December 23, 2007 at 11:04 am

A few more archive pictures before the cinema closed here:–

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Ken Roe
Ken Roe on December 23, 2007 at 7:07 am

A vintage photograph from October 1949 showing the Odeon release and some possible war-time damage and grime on the facade:
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A vintage photograph of the Odeon in April 1956 playing the Odeon release film:
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Playing the Rank release in May 1971:
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