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The Elizabeth Baxter Hostel and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, Southwark

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Latitude: 51.4974 / 51°29'50"N

Longitude: -0.1082 / 0°6'29"W

OS Eastings: 531416

OS Northings: 179307

OS Grid: TQ314793

Mapcode National: GBR MK.VC

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.2MNF

Plus Code: 9C3XFVWR+XP

Entry Name: The Elizabeth Baxter Hostel and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 27 September 1972

Last Amended: 17 September 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385639

English Heritage Legacy ID: 471043

Location: Southwark, London, SE1

County: Southwark

Electoral Ward/Division: Cathedrals

Built-Up Area: Southwark

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Southwark Holy Trinity and St Matthew

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text


636-1/4/461 (North side)
27/09/72 No.52
The Elizabeth Baxter Hostel and
attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
(North side)
The Elizabeth Baxter Hostel)


Hostel. 1841. Stucco with cornice and parapet with additional
cornice. On corner site with St George's Road.
3 storeys and basement, 3 bays. Central 1-bay section slightly
projecting with quoins. Ground floor with banded rustication
has centre piece of pilasters framing door and sash windows to
margins, frieze and break-front cornice above. Sash windows in
outer bays with keystones. Casement windows to upper floors,
those to 1st floor with architraves, that in centre with
pediment on console brackets, those to 2nd floor in plain
reveals, some with iron guards.
Foundation stone reads: "This stone was laid by HRH the Duke
of Cambridge, assisted by the Right Reverend the Bishop of
Winchester on the 28 day of May AD 1841". Canted 3-bay return
to right with similar details.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUSBIDIARY FEATURES: cast-iron area railings.

Listing NGR: TQ3141679307

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

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