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Redcross Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5032 / 51°30'11"N

Longitude: -0.0949 / 0°5'41"W

OS Eastings: 532325

OS Northings: 179974

OS Grid: TQ323799

Mapcode National: GBR QH.V9

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.9GPZ

Entry Name: Redcross Cottages

Listing Date: 27 September 1972

Last Amended: 17 September 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385814

English Heritage Legacy ID: 471226

Location: Southwark, London, SE1

County: London

District: Southwark

Electoral Ward/Division: Cathedrals

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Southwark

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Saviour with All Hallows Southwark

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text


TQ3279
636-1/5/632
27/09/72

SOUTHWARK

REDCROSS WAY
(West side)
Redcross Cottages Nos.1-6 (consec)
(Formerly Listed as:
AYRES STREET
Redcross Cottages (Six))

GV
II

Row of 6 cottages overlooking Redcross Gardens. 1887. By
Elijah Hoole. Red brick and stucco with steeply pitched tiled
roofs. Strong Arts and Craft influence.
Gabled fronts of 2 storeys, 1 bay each with entrance to No.1
on return which is tile-hung at 1st floor. Jettied 1st floors
variously panelled in stucco. Wide, mullioned windows and bays
of varying designs, Nos 2 & 4 with canted bays at 1st floor,
that to No.4 tile-hung below window.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
The Redcross Cottages form a group with Whitecross Cottages,
Nos 1-6 (consec) Ayres Street (qv) and Nos 8 & 8A Ayres Street
(qv), demonstrating the ideals of Octavia Hill, the pioneer of
wholesome working-class housing.

Listing NGR: TQ3232579974

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

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