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Number 23 and Attached Handrails

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, Southwark

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4646 / 51°27'52"N

Longitude: -0.0873 / 0°5'14"W

OS Eastings: 532964

OS Northings: 175695

OS Grid: TQ329756

Mapcode National: GBR SY.K4

Mapcode Global: VHGR6.FGQ2

Plus Code: 9C3XFW77+R3

Entry Name: Number 23 and Attached Handrails

Listing Date: 30 June 1954

Last Amended: 17 September 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1378467

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470768

Location: Southwark, London, SE5

County: Southwark

Electoral Ward/Division: South Camberwell

Built-Up Area: Southwark

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Camberwell St Giles with St Matthew

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Description


SOUTHWARK

TQ3275NE CHAMPION HILL
636-1/43/194 (East side)
30/06/54 No.23
and attached handrails
(Formerly Listed as:
CHAMPION GROVE
(East side)
No.23
Durleston Manor Hotel)

II

House, has been used as hotel. 1791, outer wings probably
early C19. Attributed to M Searles. Yellow brick with stucco
dressings; cornice and blocking course.
EXTERIOR: centre block 3 storeys, 3 bays, side wings 2 taller
storeys and basement, 1 bay each. Projecting entrance loggia
along ground-floor of centre block, with curved steps up
either side; lead canopy supported by 4 pairs of Roman Doric
columns with triglyph frieze and mutule cornice. 4
corresponding pairs of pilasters on rear porch wall, with long
French doors between each pair.
Large, round-arched ground-floor openings to wings, each with
2 pairs of full-length casements with cornice head, that to
left with cast-iron guard with feather pattern. Flat,
gauged-brick arches to 1st- and 2nd-floor sash windows with
glazing bars in centre block, stucco band at 2nd floor. Outer
wings have tripartite sash windows with glazing bars under
gauged brick, segmental arches.
INTERIOR: original staircase has delicate iron balusters, some
with anthemion pattern.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: wrought-iron railings to porch and steps.
Known as Durlstone around the turn of the century and later
became the Durlstone Manor Hotel for a time.


Listing NGR: TQ3296475695

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