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Gable Cottages and Garden Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Latitude: 51.5009 / 51°30'3"N

Longitude: -0.0978 / 0°5'52"W

OS Eastings: 532126

OS Northings: 179712

OS Grid: TQ321797

Mapcode National: GBR QJ.54

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.8J4R

Plus Code: 9C3XGW22+9V

Entry Name: Gable Cottages and Garden Railings

Listing Date: 8 October 1973

Last Amended: 17 September 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385939

English Heritage Legacy ID: 471359

Location: Borough and Bankside, 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: Southwark St George the Martyr with St Alphage and St Jude

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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636-1/5/749 (East side)
08/10/73 Gable Cottages, Nos.9-12, 14 & 15,
17-21, 24-28 (consec) and garden
(Formerly Listed as:
(East side)
Gable Cottages, Nos 9-12, 14 & 15,
17-21, 24-28 (consec))


16 cottages. 1889. By Elijah Hoole. For the Revd T Bastow. Red
brick with half-timbering, roughcast, and some tile hanging to
upper floors, pitched tiled roofs of varying heights with
sprocketed eaves and tall chimneys. Group of cottages arranged
around 3 sides of square. Arts and Craft Tudor style
Irregular frontages, many gable ends, some angled. 2 storeys,
1 bay each. Plain plank doors with rectangular overlights.
Slightly jettied 1st floors, mainly half timbered with proud,
patterned roughcast filling, one or 2 hung with fishscale
tiles. Centre of group has canted bay at 1st-floor level.
Windows are 2-, 3-, and 4-light sashes.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: cast-iron garden railings with urn
finials at intervals.
Built along the lines of Octavia Hills pioneering ideas for
working-class housing.

Listing NGR: TQ3212679712

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