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Carlton Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Nunhead, Southwark

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Latitude: 51.4779 / 51°28'40"N

Longitude: -0.0531 / 0°3'11"W

OS Eastings: 535298

OS Northings: 177237

OS Grid: TQ352772

Mapcode National: GBR JC.P8Y

Mapcode Global: VHGR7.138V

Plus Code: 9C3XFWHW+5Q

Entry Name: Carlton Cottages

Listing Date: 19 July 1963

Last Amended: 17 September 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385714

English Heritage Legacy ID: 471120

Location: Southwark, London, SE14

County: Southwark

Electoral Ward/Division: Nunhead

Built-Up Area: Southwark

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Hatcham Park All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text


636-1/42/529 (South side)
19/07/63 Nos.6 AND 8
Carlton Cottages
(Formerly Listed as:
(South side)
Nos.6-12 (Even)
Carlton Cottages)


Pair of semi-detached houses. 1829. Stucco with hipped slate
roof with overhanging eaves; central chimney stack.
2 storeys and basement, 2 bays each, the outer entrance bay
slightly lower and recessed with a separately hipped roof.
Steps up to square-headed doorways with plain reveals
(trellised wooden porches now lost).
Central section articulated by 3 tall fluted pilasters
(flanking windows) which rise through both floors and have
ammonite capitals (a motif popularized by Amon Wilds at
Brighton and now very rare in London) supporting segmental
arches over 1st-floor windows. Windows are square-headed in
plain reveals, those in the central section with margin
lights. Ground-floor windows are tall casements with console
bracketed cornices, those to 1st floor are sashes with glazing
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Part of a row formerly of 3 pairs; similar in style and
possibly by same builder as Nos 864 & 866 Old Kent Road (qv).
Nos 6 & 8 and Nos 10 & 12 (qv) form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ3529877237

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

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