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Anchor Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, Southwark

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Latitude: 51.5073 / 51°30'26"N

Longitude: -0.0929 / 0°5'34"W

OS Eastings: 532449

OS Northings: 180427

OS Grid: TQ324804

Mapcode National: GBR RF.8V

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.BCRW

Plus Code: 9C3XGW44+WR

Entry Name: Anchor Public House

Listing Date: 27 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1376546

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470549

Location: Southwark, London, SE1

County: Southwark

Electoral Ward/Division: Cathedrals

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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636-1/2/25 (South side)
27/09/72 No.1
Anchor Public House


Includes: No.34 Anchor Public House PARK STREET.
Public house. Mid and late C18, with later alterations and
extensions. Red/brown brick with timber oriels and panelling.
On corner with Park Street. Part has tiled roof with dormers,
earlier section has roof obscured behind parapet.
2 storeys and attic, irregular fenestration. Rounded double
doors to entrance set into corner angle. (Main) Bankside
elevation has 2 subsidiary entrances, gauged-brick arches to
tripartite sash windows with glazing bars on ground floor,
tripartite window to earlier section (just to right of main
entrance) set into timber-panelled casing with shutters.
Above, a timber oriel in form of canted bay with panelled base
and 3 sash windows with glazing bars. Later sections to right
have 1st-floor windows in similar style.
Park Street elevation has gauged, segmental brick arches to
sash windows with glazing bars, one to left of door tripartite
with timber cornice and pilasters suggesting a shop front.
INTERIOR: older section has some original internal features.
Room on ground-floor with original early C18 kitchen fireplace
and some contemporary wainscoting. Staircase also early C18.
On 1st floor, a complete mid-late C18 pine-panelled room with
wide, segmental-arched alcove (now called the "Shakespeare
Room"). Much of internal timberwork in rest of building is
Large recent extension to rear not of special interest.

Listing NGR: TQ3244980395

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