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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
Plus Code: 9C3XGW34+73
Entry Name: Redcross Cottages
Listing Date: 27 September 1972
Last Amended: 17 September 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1385814
English Heritage Legacy ID: 471226
Location: Southwark, London, SE1
Electoral Ward/Division: Cathedrals
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
Redcross Cottages Nos.1-6 (consec)
(Formerly Listed as:
Redcross Cottages (Six))
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
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