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Penshurst Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4706 / 51°28'14"N

Longitude: -0.0744 / 0°4'27"W

OS Eastings: 533841

OS Northings: 176387

OS Grid: TQ338763

Mapcode National: GBR WV.FZ

Mapcode Global: VHGR6.N9JG

Entry Name: Penshurst Place

Listing Date: 17 September 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385684

English Heritage Legacy ID: 471088

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 LYNDHURST WAY
636-1/11/507 (West side)
No.78
Penshurst Place

GV II

House. 1830-1850. Brick in Flemish bond with stucco to
basement and stucco dressings; gable facing roof of slate.
EXTERIOR: 2 and 2-and-a-half storeys over basement. 3-window
range. All openings flat-arched unless otherwise stated. Up
steps to entrance with overlight, set in porch supported by a
pair of pierced corner piers. 2-panel door of C19 design.
Entrance set in recessed range, narrower than the rest.
To right a pair of windows, each with aedicule consisting of
flush architrave, console bracket and pediment; projecting
sills with cast-iron balconettes of Greek Revival palmettes;
windows with original ornamental pelmets.
Sill band to 1st-floor windows, each of which has 2x2 sashes
with margin lights of an original design and a cornice
supported on brackets. Round-arched attic window just under
peak of gable with projecting sill and flush architrave.
Entrance range finishes in gable facing return, forming a
rudimentary cross wing to south. Projecting eaves to main
elevation and return, of one-window range, with brackets and
boarded soffits. Dormer to entrance range.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Part of a group with Nos 68-76 (even).

Listing NGR: TQ3384176387

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

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