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40, Borough High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Latitude: 51.5044 / 51°30'15"N

Longitude: -0.091 / 0°5'27"W

OS Eastings: 532588

OS Northings: 180117

OS Grid: TQ325801

Mapcode National: GBR RG.QW

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.CGQ1

Entry Name: 40, Borough High Street

Listing Date: 27 September 1972

Last Amended: 17 September 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1378348

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470647

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


636-1/17/80 (West side)
27/09/72 No.40
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
Nos.38 TO 42 (Even))


House with ground floor shop, now offices. Early-mid C18 and
later, refurbished 1991. Multi-coloured stock brick with red
brick dressings. Renewed tiled mansard roof with dormers
behind parapet.
3 storeys and attic, 2 bays. Ground-floor shop front with
entrance to left. 1st- and 2nd-floor sashes with glazing bars
under flat, gauged-brick arches. Stucco band at 1st floor,
plain brick band at 2nd floor.
INTERIOR: pitch pine closed string staircase with square newel
and rail, twisted and tapering balusters on vases; plain
panelling to staircase wall, copied where missing. 1st-floor
front room with fielded panelling; cupboard to right of
fireplace with reeded architrave, rosettes at angles; moulded
chair rail and cornice. To left, alcove with leaf key, shaped
shelves, and coved roof painted with sun and ram's head.
Under scaffolding and being refurbished at time of survey.

Listing NGR: TQ3258880117

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

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