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Latitude: 51.505 / 51°30'18"N
Longitude: -0.0882 / 0°5'17"W
OS Eastings: 532780
OS Northings: 180184
OS Grid: TQ327801
Mapcode National: GBR SG.BN
Mapcode Global: VHGR0.FF6M
Entry Name: Number 9 and Attached Railings
Listing Date: 6 December 1949
Last Amended: 17 September 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1385872
English Heritage Legacy ID: 471291
Location: Southwark, London, SE1
Electoral Ward/Division: Grange
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
TQ3280SE ST THOMAS STREET
636-1/17/734 (North side)
and attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
ST THOMAS'S STREET
Chapter House Annexe, No.9)
Treasurer's house of old St Thomas's Hospital, part becoming
the later Chapter House Annexe, now all offices. c1706. Brown
brick with red brick dressings, slate roof with dormers behind
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, basement and attic. 7 bays. Left-hand
section has wide, early C18 doorway with panelled Doric
pilasters and carved scroll brackets supporting enriched
cornice and broken segmental pediment. This originally formed
an entrance to a covered passageway leading to Edward Square,
part of the old hospital behind. Later door with fanlight and
To right, 2nd doorway with panelled pilasters, scroll brackets
and broken pediment. 1st- and 2nd-floor sash windows with
glazing bars in stucco-lined reveals with flat, gauged-brick
arches and rubbed red brick surrounds. Brick string courses
Rear (north) elevation treated in same manner as that of
adjacent former Church of St Thomas, although levels do not
coincide. Flat, gauged-brick arches to sash windows with
glazing bars; Ionic pilasters in between rising through 2
storeys to modillion cornice.
INTERIOR: altered for office use but retains some good
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: cast-iron area railings dated 1852.
Forms, together with rear to No.9A, one of the more important
survivals of Queen Anne architecture in London.
No.9 forms a group with No.9A (former St Thomas's Church and
later Chapter House) and Nos 11-15 (odd) (qv).
No.9 was listed 27.09.72.
Listing NGR: TQ3278080186
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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