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Latitude: 51.5005 / 51°30'1"N
Longitude: -0.1022 / 0°6'7"W
OS Eastings: 531824
OS Northings: 179653
OS Grid: TQ318796
Mapcode National: GBR PJ.69
Mapcode Global: VHGR0.5KT3
Entry Name: Clandon House, Boyfield Street Estate
Listing Date: 30 September 1977
Last Amended: 17 September 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1378377
English Heritage Legacy ID: 470676
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: Southwark St George the Martyr with St Alphage and St Jude
Church of England Diocese: Southwark
TQ3179 BOYFIELD STREET
636-1/4/111 (North East side)
30/09/77 Clandon House, Boyfield Street
(Formerly Listed as:
(North East side)
Albury House and Clandon House)
Block of flats. Completed 1897. By RM Taylor. For the LCC's
Housing Branch. Brick with some stone dressings; slate roof.
PLAN: balcony access block forming a pair with Albury House
(qv) which faces it across the street.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys. Arts and Crafts details, particularly to
Silex Street elevation which has juxtaposition of gables and
angular end-on chimney breasts. Gabled sections are canted
out, the chimneys corbelled out at 1st-floor level and carried
up bartizan-wise to emerge above the skyline.
The central gabled section has 2 chimneys, between which are
casement windows within round-arched recesses on each floor
above ground-floor entrance. Outer gabled sections have only 1
chimney and are blind. Some sash windows with glazing bars and
segmental, gauged-brick arches. Smaller broad segmental-headed
casement windows in recessed sections, those on 2nd floor
tucked beneath wide eaves.
Elevation to Boyfield Street has staircase in central gabled
section with Tudor details; stone dressings to openings:
tripartite mullioned windows above round-arched ground-floor
entrance with alternate block surrounds. Front doors to
individual flats on upper floors are approached along short
access balconies with simple ironwork. Ground-floor entrances
in recesses. Windows mostly paired sashes with glazing bars
and segmental, gauged-brick arches.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
As a pair with Albury House (qv), generally identical to the 2
blocks at Rushworth Street, Merrow House and Ripley House
Listing NGR: TQ3182479653
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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