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Six Pillars

A Grade II* Listed Building in Southwark, Southwark

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Latitude: 51.4332 / 51°25'59"N

Longitude: -0.0724 / 0°4'20"W

OS Eastings: 534089

OS Northings: 172226

OS Grid: TQ340722

Mapcode National: GBR HM.JDF

Mapcode Global: VHGRD.P7LN

Plus Code: 9C3XCWMH+72

Entry Name: Six Pillars

Listing Date: 16 January 1981

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385456

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470853

Location: Southwark, London, SE26

County: Southwark

Electoral Ward/Division: College

Built-Up Area: Southwark

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: South Dulwich St Stephen

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text


636-1/75/267 (South East side)
16/01/81 Six Pillars


House. 1935. By Harding and Tecton. Stock brick and concrete.
Named for the 6 cylindrical piers which support an overhanging
first floor and divide the ground floor into 5 unequal bays.
Central feature is a cylindrical brick stair shaft which rises
to give access to a roof terrace and is seen through a
balconied space in the tall concrete parapet. Concrete also
the first floor and the canted, recessed ground-floor right
bays which hold angled front door and a shaped, tapered seat.
First floor has continuous strip of top glazing. More
conventional windows of differing sizes in brick left section
of ground floor. Brick garage extension at left.
INTERIOR: severe, with detail deliberately suppressed. Stair
well lit by a large 2-storey rear window.

Listing NGR: TQ3408972226

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

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