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St James's House

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4701 / 51°28'12"N

Longitude: -0.0721 / 0°4'19"W

OS Eastings: 534002

OS Northings: 176337

OS Grid: TQ340763

Mapcode National: GBR WW.Y5

Mapcode Global: VHGR6.P9RT

Entry Name: St James's House

Listing Date: 17 September 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385517

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470916

Location: Southwark, London, SE15

County: London

District: Southwark

Electoral Ward/Division: The Lane

Built-Up Area: Southwark

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Peckham All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text


SOUTHWARK

TQ3376 ELM GROVE
636-1/11/331 (South side)
No.45
St James's House

II

House, now church house and school. c1835. Brick in Flemish
bond; stucco facing and storey band to ground floor. Gable
facing roofs of slate.
PLAN: unusual cross plan with 2-storey arms on an axis
perpendicular to the street and 3-storey "transepts" on axis
parallel to the street.
EXTERIOR: up stairs to entrance in Elm Grove elevation which
has a 2-window range; rebated corners; one-window range
returns. Projecting eaves. Transept wings have segmental bay,
treated as banded rustication, with one tripartite window, its
sashes of an original design; main face of each transept of
one-window range. Projecting eaves to transept gable roof.
Rear arm is similar in arrangement to that which holds the
main entrance. Stacks to peak of front gable and centre ridge
of transepts. Several windows with 6x6 sashes of an original
design.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ3400276337

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

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