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Latitude: 51.5017 / 51°30'6"N
Longitude: -0.1021 / 0°6'7"W
OS Eastings: 531825
OS Northings: 179795
OS Grid: TQ318797
Mapcode National: GBR PH.6V
Mapcode Global: VHGR0.5JV4
Entry Name: Chadwick House and Attached Railings
Listing Date: 29 December 1980
Last Amended: 17 September 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1385850
English Heritage Legacy ID: 471269
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: Southwark St George the Martyr with St Alphage and St Jude
Church of England Diocese: Southwark
TQ3179 RUSHWORTH STREET
636-1/4/667 (North East side)
Chadwick House and attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
(North East side)
Convent of the Reparation)
Convent and chapel, now offices. 1912. By Sir Walter Tapper.
Stock brick with red brick dressings; Welsh slate roofs, swept
mansard with dormers to Rushworth Street elevation.
Residential part in Queen Anne style on small scale,
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, attic and basement, 5 bays. 3 stone steps
with rails to door terrace; 6-panel door in timber doorcase
with panelled sides and soffit, half-domed hood on brackets
and tripartite fanlight. Gauged, red brick arches to sash
windows with thick glazing bars. Deep moulded and dentilled
eaves cornice; 1st-floor red brick band. One end and one rear
chimney. Dated rainwater heads.
Chapel elevation to Kings Bench Street in restrained Baroque
style. Projecting pedimented centre holds crowned cartouche
above tall blank opening with red brick round arch, key block
and impost band. Narrow side bays whose scrolled tops meet the
pediment. Plinth with datestone. 4 high round windows on each
INTERIOR: chapel panelled up to immediately below splayed
round windows at clerestory level which have round and radial
bars. Gallery at west end above 3-bay timber arcade. Timber
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: cast-iron area railings.
Simple design, well detailed and executed.
Listing NGR: TQ3182579795
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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