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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
Entry Name: Anchor Public House
Listing Date: 27 September 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1376546
English Heritage Legacy ID: 470549
Location: Southwark, London, SE1
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
636-1/2/25 (South side)
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
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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