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Bell House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Southwark, Southwark

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Latitude: 51.4446 / 51°26'40"N

Longitude: -0.0845 / 0°5'4"W

OS Eastings: 533212

OS Northings: 173470

OS Grid: TQ332734

Mapcode National: GBR HL.MCT

Mapcode Global: VHGR6.HY5G

Plus Code: 9C3XCWV8+R5

Entry Name: Bell House

Listing Date: 30 June 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385409

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470802

Location: Southwark, London, SE21

County: Southwark

Electoral Ward/Division: Village

Built-Up Area: Southwark

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Dulwich St Barnabas

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text


636-1/15/227 (East side)
30/06/54 Bell House


House. 1767, with later alterations by Sir Edwin Lutyens.
Brown brick with slate roofs.
2 storeys, 5 bays with 2-storey, 5-bay extension to left and
2-storey, 1-bay extension to right. Central bay rises to 3
storeys (forming tower) surmounted by square bell turret with
parapet and cornice above single window. Flanking 2-bay
slightly projecting sections are pedimented with modillion
cornices and oculus in each tympanum. Central timber doorcase
has open modillioned pediment supported on carved consoles,
alternate block sides and archivolt with masked keystone; door
has decorative fanlight. Venetian window above door with
bracketed sill and keystone. Flat, gauged-brick arches to sash
windows with glazing bars, mostly with pilaster architraves
and blind boxes. Brick band at 1st floor.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ3321273470

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

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