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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
Entry Name: The Elizabeth Baxter Hostel and Attached Railings
Listing Date: 27 September 1972
Last Amended: 17 September 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1385639
English Heritage Legacy ID: 471043
Location: Southwark, London, SE1
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
TQ3179 LAMBETH ROAD
636-1/4/461 (North side)
The Elizabeth Baxter Hostel and
(Formerly Listed as:
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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