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32 and 34, Borough High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Latitude: 51.5044 / 51°30'16"N

Longitude: -0.0908 / 0°5'26"W

OS Eastings: 532607

OS Northings: 180118

OS Grid: TQ326801

Mapcode National: GBR RG.RW

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.CGW1

Entry Name: 32 and 34, Borough High Street

Listing Date: 26 July 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1378346

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470645

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


636-1/17/78 (West side)
26/07/89 Nos.32 AND 34


Bank. 1862-3. By Frederic Chancellor. For London and County
Bank. Yellow brick with Portland stone dressings; slate roof.
Mannerist palazzo style. Rectangular plan.
EXTERIOR: 4 storeys and attic; 6-window range to east
elevation. Articulated by raised pilasters continued as
pedimented chimney stacks. Dentilled cornice over ground-floor
elevation with panelled double doors and flanking narrow
lights set in keyed segmental-arched marble architrave with
blocked jambs; similar keyed architraves to ground-floor
windows with classical masks to the keystones and blocked
piers. Plate-glass sashes to upper storeys with tripartite
windows to bay on right, set in blocked architraves with
bracketed open pediments, square-headed architraves to
2nd-floor windows with tall keystones touching sills of
3rd-floor windows set in keyed segmental-arched lugged
architraves; plain blocking course beneath modillioned
cornice; pedimented dormer with tripartite window.
Similar 3-bay south elevation and 5-bay west elevation, which
has 2-storey, 2-bay range attached to north.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ3261080122

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

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