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6, 8 and 10, Borough High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Latitude: 51.5062 / 51°30'22"N

Longitude: -0.0887 / 0°5'19"W

OS Eastings: 532744

OS Northings: 180318

OS Grid: TQ327803

Mapcode National: GBR SG.77

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.DDYP

Entry Name: 6, 8 and 10, Borough High Street

Listing Date: 13 May 1971

Last Amended: 17 September 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1378342

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470641

Location: Southwark, London, SE1

County: London

District: 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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Listing Text


636-1/17/74 (West side)
13/05/71 Nos.6, 8 AND 10
(Formerly Listed as:
(Westminster Bank))


Commercial premises, now bank. Early-mid C19. Stucco with roof
obscured behind blocking course. Italianate palazzo style with
rounded angle of 1 bay to left return.
Main elevation of 4 storeys and basement, 9 bays; return of 4
storeys with 2 basement floors below (upper one rusticated), 3
Main elevation: plinth to street with semi-sunk basement
windows. Ground floor has frieze and cornice held by
pilasters, with paterae in necking and panelled bases at
basement level, with C20 windows (end one now a door) between.
Doorway with break-front cornice on heavy, scrolled brackets,
with segmental pediment over.
1st-floor sash windows have architraves, with pulvinated
frieze and vermiculated keystone, cornice and pediment;
balustrades at window bases, the rails continuous with a
string. 2nd-floor sash windows have architraves, frieze and
cornice with bracketed sills and sill string. 3rd floor
segment-headed sash windows have architraves with keystones
linked by stringcourse, bracketed sills and sill string.
Frieze and cornice above with dentils and modillions.
Fenestration to rounded corner and return treated similarly.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ3274480318

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

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