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Southwark Diocesan House

A Grade II Listed Building in Blackheath, London

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Latitude: 51.4704 / 51°28'13"N

Longitude: -0.0085 / 0°0'30"W

OS Eastings: 538417

OS Northings: 176485

OS Grid: TQ384764

Mapcode National: GBR L2.2HV

Mapcode Global: VHGR7.S9VM

Entry Name: Southwark Diocesan House

Listing Date: 30 August 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1080040

English Heritage Legacy ID: 203258

Location: Lewisham, London, SE10

County: London

District: Lewisham

Electoral Ward/Division: Blackheath

Built-Up Area: Lewisham

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Blackheath The Ascension

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

4424 (East Side)
No 25
(Southwark Diocesan House)
TQ 3876 9/L24 30.8.54.
Formerly The College of Grey Ladies.
Large house of late C18. 3 storeys and basement, 5 windows, and narrow,
blank window spaces flanking centre bay. Multicoloured stock brick with
parapet front. Gauged flat, brick arches and stone cills to replaced,
recessed sash windows with glazing bars. On ground floor left and right
3-window canted bays with parapets. 2 curved flights of steps, projecting
over basement and supported on round posts, to terrace in front of central
doorway. Cornice head and radial fanlight over new door. Stuccoed
surrounding wall, with impost band, up to cornice resting on keystone of
door arch. Round basement windows, including one in terrace wall, between
steps. On South return full height canted bay with entablature and blocking
course. Set back 3-storey l-window North extension, running back beyond house.

Listing NGR: TQ3841776485

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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