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Carlton Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Nunhead, London

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Latitude: 51.4778 / 51°28'40"N

Longitude: -0.0529 / 0°3'10"W

OS Eastings: 535313

OS Northings: 177229

OS Grid: TQ353772

Mapcode National: GBR JC.PB1

Mapcode Global: VHGR7.13DX

Plus Code: 9C3XFWHW+4R

Entry Name: Carlton Cottages

Listing Date: 19 July 1963

Last Amended: 17 September 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385715

English Heritage Legacy ID: 471121

Location: Nunhead and Queen's Road, Southwark, London, SE14

County: London

District: Southwark

Electoral Ward/Division: Nunhead

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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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636-1/42/530 (South side)
19/07/63 Nos.10 AND 12
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, No.12
with scalloped lead canopy (trellised wooden porches now
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 (qv) and Nos 10 & 12 form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ3531377229

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