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Gates, Piers and Railings, Camberwell New Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Latitude: 51.4542 / 51°27'15"N

Longitude: -0.0476 / 0°2'51"W

OS Eastings: 535748

OS Northings: 174606

OS Grid: TQ357746

Mapcode National: GBR JF.4NF

Mapcode Global: VHGR7.4Q53

Entry Name: Gates, Piers and Railings, Camberwell New Cemetery

Listing Date: 17 September 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1378380

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470679

Location: Southwark, London, SE23

County: London

District: Southwark

Electoral Ward/Division: Peckham Rye

Built-Up Area: Southwark

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Honor Oak Park, St Augustine

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text


636-1/63/114 (South East side)
Gates, piers and railings,
Camberwell New Cemetery


Gates, piers and railings to cemetery. 1928-1929. Stone with
railings and gates of metal.
Single carriageway framed by pair of piers, square in plan,
with square capstones topped by spheres; the faces of piers
relieved by recessed panel ornamented by a section of cornice
block just below moulded capstone. To either side of
carriageway piers another pier of identical design, which
frames a pedestrian walkway.
Extending from east pier is a single-storey watch house,
square in plan, to which is attached a pier similar to those
already noted. Gates and railings with plain uprights, frieze
along top and dado rail below.
The gates, piers and railings are included for their group
value, and complete the ensemble formed by the Waiting Room,
Lodge and Mortuary Chapels (qqv) of Camberwell New Cemetery.

Listing NGR: TQ3574874606

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

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