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1-5, Albert Square Sw8

A Grade II Listed Building in Stockwell, London

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Latitude: 51.4769 / 51°28'36"N

Longitude: -0.1194 / 0°7'9"W

OS Eastings: 530701

OS Northings: 177002

OS Grid: TQ307770

Mapcode National: GBR KS.CR

Mapcode Global: VHGR5.W48N

Entry Name: 1-5, Albert Square Sw8

Listing Date: 18 August 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1080567

English Heritage Legacy ID: 203988

Location: Lambeth, London, SW8

County: London

District: Lambeth

Electoral Ward/Division: Stockwell

Built-Up Area: Lambeth

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: South Lambeth St Stephen

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

1. (east side)

Nos 1 to 5 (consec)
TQ 3077 7/23
TQ 3076 12/23 18.8.75


Symmetrical terrace with houses grouped 1.3.1. Each of 3 1/2 storeys, 2 or 3 windows
wide. Stock brick with hipped slate roofs. Plentiful stucco dressings include
quoins and incised ground floor and basement, with banded panels and entablature
(with dentil cornice in places) resting on pilasters and engaged columns; main
entablature, with modillion cornice and curved brackets, at third floor level;
subsidiary cornice at second floor level and top cornice with blocking course.
Sash windows (many with glazing bars) in moulded architraves; console bracketed
cornices on first floor. Nos 1 and 5 have projecting square bay, and grouped
first floor windows under central pediment; pediment also in group centre.
All doors, and ground floor windows of intermediate houses, are round-arched
with impost string. Balustrades to areas and at sides of flights of 6 steps
to 4-panel doors with plain fanlights.

Listing NGR: TQ3070177002

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

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