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Herbert House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Lambeth, Lambeth

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Latitude: 51.4866 / 51°29'11"N

Longitude: -0.1189 / 0°7'7"W

OS Eastings: 530706

OS Northings: 178085

OS Grid: TQ307780

Mapcode National: GBR KP.G8

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.WWJQ

Plus Code: 9C3XFVPJ+JC

Entry Name: Herbert House

Listing Date: 27 March 1981

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1185572

English Heritage Legacy ID: 204316

Location: Prince's, Lambeth, London, SE11

County: Lambeth

Electoral Ward/Division: Oval

Built-Up Area: Lambeth

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: North Lambeth

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 28/09/2012

TQ 3078 4/491

No 312 (Herbert House)


1860-2, by J L Pearson. Built as St Peter's Orphanage and Training College for the daughters of clergy and professionals. Three storeys, of stock brick with bands and dressings of Bath stone. Tiled roof, tall brick chimneys. High Victorian Gothic style with French touches. Flat facade with irregularly-spaced windows, mostly having blank arches over ornamental brick tympana. Small gable left of centre breaks through brick dentilled cornice. Half-hipped gable on east end. Turret with conical cap at rear. Entrance from porch set back in small court between church and this building formed from chamfered comer supported on stout balustraded column.

Listing NGR: TQ3070678085

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

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