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Grove Hill House

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.467 / 51°28'1"N

Longitude: -0.0822 / 0°4'55"W

OS Eastings: 533313

OS Northings: 175974

OS Grid: TQ333759

Mapcode National: GBR TX.P8

Mapcode Global: VHGR6.JDF6

Entry Name: Grove Hill House

Listing Date: 30 June 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385588

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470991

Location: Southwark, London, SE5

County: London

District: 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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Listing Text


SOUTHWARK

TQ3375NW GROVE PARK
636-1/46/413 (East side)
30/06/54 No.8
Grove Hill House

II

Detached house. c1780, much altered. By Henry Smith. Later
stuccoed, with low pitched roof behind parapet.
3 storeys, 3 bays with canted 2-storey bays on returns. Timber
Doric tetrastyle porch with dentil cornice and frieze enriched
with paterae and swag over centre. Steps up to door with
panelled reveals and soffit, cornice head with guilloche
decoration continuing around jambs and patterned fanlight.
Windows in plain reveals, those to ground floor round-headed
sashes, those to 1st floor sashes with glazing bars, those to
2nd floor casements with band above.
INTERIOR: hall with screen of fluted columns (repeating
porch); friezes, cornices and panelled soffits to windows in
ground floor front main rooms.
HISTORICAL NOTE: built by Lettsom's friend Henry Smith.

Listing NGR: TQ3331375974

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

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