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Wiltshire House, Maidstone Buildings

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5039 / 51°30'14"N

Longitude: -0.0926 / 0°5'33"W

OS Eastings: 532480

OS Northings: 180059

OS Grid: TQ324800

Mapcode National: GBR RH.C1

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.BGWF

Entry Name: Wiltshire House, Maidstone Buildings

Listing Date: 18 March 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1330570

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473199

Location: Southwark, London, SE1

County: London

District: Southwark

Electoral Ward/Division: Cathedrals

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Southwark

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Saviour with All Hallows Southwark

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 31/05/2017


TQ 3280,
636-1/2/10004

BOROUGH HIGH STREET,
No. 74,
Wiltshire House, Maidstone Buildings

(Formerly listed as: Kent House, Maidstone Buildings)

II

Former hop warehouse. Probably circa 1840-50 and shown on 1872 Ordnance Survey Map. Built of stock brick with slate roof concealed behind parapet. Four storeys; two windows and two openings to front, two windows to side elevation. Front has splay. Windows are fixed metal casements with round-headed openings to top floor and cambered openings to lower floors. Front has two loading bays with gantry. Round-headed arch to ground floor with modified entrance. Side elevation has cross-shaped iron ties. Interior has roof structure with metal king posts but otherwise pine roof with angled braces, purlins, ridge piece and dragon ties at the corners. Metal columns to each floor and concertina braces to floors. Steep wooden staircase in corner. A little altered survivor of hop warehouses near the Anchor Brewery and the Hop Exchange.

Listing NGR: TQ3248080059

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

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