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880, 882 and 884, Old Kent Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Nunhead, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4783 / 51°28'42"N

Longitude: -0.054 / 0°3'14"W

OS Eastings: 535232

OS Northings: 177281

OS Grid: TQ352772

Mapcode National: GBR JC.P13

Mapcode Global: VHGR7.03SJ

Entry Name: 880, 882 and 884, Old Kent Road

Listing Date: 14 May 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385742

English Heritage Legacy ID: 471152

Location: Southwark, London, SE15

County: London

District: Southwark

Electoral Ward/Division: Nunhead

Built-Up Area: Southwark

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Camberwell Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text


SOUTHWARK

TQ3577SW OLD KENT ROAD
636-1/42/550 (South side)
14/05/75 Nos.880, 882 AND 884

II

3 houses. c1815. Builder: John Lamb, a timber merchant. Stucco
with cornice with paired brackets (missing to Nos 882-4) and
blocking course above a delicate anthemion frieze.
3 storeys, 2 bays each. Ground floors concealed by projecting
C20 shops. Houses divided by giant fluted pilasters with
ammonite capitals (a motif popularized by Amon Wilds at
Brighton and now very rare in London) supporting segmental
arches over 2nd-floor windows. Square-headed sash windows with
glazing bars in moulded architraves (No.880 has casements on
1st floor).
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Originally part of a larger terrace, most of which was
demolished to build the railway in 1865.


Listing NGR: TQ3523277281

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

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