Open House Festival

East Greenwich Fire Station


Jack Lambert for the Greater London Council , 1985

East Greenwich Fire Station, 325 Woolwich Road, SE7 7RF

A striking 1980s fire station featuring an expressive drill tower.

Getting there


Westcombe Park, Charlton


177, 161




Meet our firefighters

Come along and meet the firefighters at our open day.

We’ll be there to offer safety advice, talk about our work and show you around.

There will a fire engine on display for everyone to have a good look at, and may be even get in.

We want our fire station to be at the heart of our community, so come along, bring the whole family and let's enjoy the summer together.

About the building

According to the Modernism in Metroland blog, this fire station in East Greenwich was opened in 1985 and designed by Jack Lambert and Peter Smith of the Greater London Council. It is constructed in steel and brick infill, with curved bays and a bright red finish.

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