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New Concordia Wharf, North East Block with Water Tower and Chimney

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5019 / 51°30'6"N

Longitude: -0.0707 / 0°4'14"W

OS Eastings: 534004

OS Northings: 179868

OS Grid: TQ340798

Mapcode National: GBR XH.7S

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.QJG0

Entry Name: New Concordia Wharf, North East Block with Water Tower and Chimney

Listing Date: 9 February 1982

Last Amended: 17 September 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385709

English Heritage Legacy ID: 471115

Location: Southwark, London, SE16

County: London

District: Southwark

Electoral Ward/Division: Riverside

Built-Up Area: Southwark

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Bermondsey St James with Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text


SOUTHWARK

TQ3379 MILL STREET
636-1/5/523 (West side)
09/02/82 No.27
New Concordia Wharf, north-east
block with water tower and chimney
(Formerly Listed as:
MILL STREET
St Saviour's Dock; New Concordia
Wharf north-east warehouse block &
water tower)

GV II

Cornmill and warehouse block including chimney and water
tower, now residential and commercial use. 1882, reconstructed
1894-8 after fire, restored and converted 1981-3. Stock brick
with yellow brick dressings and stepped brick parapet with
coping.
PLAN: part of a complex of buildings around a courtyard on
east side of St Saviour's Dock.
EXTERIOR: main street elevation of 6 storeys, 8 bays.
Full-height hatch rank in 3rd bay from right, now installed
with balconies. Ground-floor left 3 bays have blank windows, a
recent timber shop front to their right. All windows have
segmental, gauged yellow brick arches. Some recessed
drainpipes.
Attached to S end of range by yard entrance is a brick chimney
stack on a moulded stone base, recently rebuilt at top.
Chimney is raised on a tall square brick pedestal with arched
panels and a moulded Portland stone cornice.
Tall brick water tower to north-west (linking with dockside
range) of 8 storeys. Top 'belvedere' has 3 arched recesses to
each face, now containing windows, with projecting metal
parapet above. Open at ground floor as walkway; windows now
altered, with balconies added to each floor.
Gabled south return and yard elevation of range have similar
window details to street elevation. Some of the structural
cruciform cast-iron columns have been exposed to yard. New
elevation to north where previously another warehouse was
attached.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Part of former St Saviour's Flour Mill; strong group value
with the other New Concordia Wharf buildings (qqv), and the
whole range of warehouses in Mill Street (qqv).


Listing NGR: TQ3400479868

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

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