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Numbers 20-54 and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Latitude: 51.4892 / 51°29'21"N

Longitude: -0.082 / 0°4'55"W

OS Eastings: 533262

OS Northings: 178438

OS Grid: TQ332784

Mapcode National: GBR TN.RB

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.JTJR

Plus Code: 9C3XFWQ9+M6

Entry Name: Numbers 20-54 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 27 September 1972

Last Amended: 17 September 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385948

English Heritage Legacy ID: 471368

Location: Faraday, Southwark, London, SE17

County: London

District: Southwark

Electoral Ward/Division: East Walworth

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Southwark

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Walworth St Christopher

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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636-1/8/755 (West side)
27/09/72 Nos.20-54 (Even)
and attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
Nos.20-54 (Even))


18 houses. 1793-4 with some partial rebuilding. By Searles.
Yellow brick with some stucco dressings; coped parapet (slate
mansard with dormers to Nos 20 & 44-48).
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys (some attics) and basement, 3 bays each
except slightly projecting Nos 44 and 48 of 2 bays each,
flanking projecting centrepiece (No.46) of 5 bays with mutule
cornice and pediment with stucco fan decoration in tympanum.
Round-headed doors in round-arched recesses with stucco
imposts and decorative fanlights (except No.22).
Nos 26, 28, 32, 34 & 38 have doors replaced with windows. Nos
30-34 & 44-48 have round-headed ground-floor windows in
round-arched recesses with stucco springing band. No.46 has
1st-floor sill band and stucco architraves to 1st- and
2nd-floor centre windows, that to 1st floor with console
bracketed pediment. All other windows have gauged, flat brick
arches. All windows are sashes, mostly with glazing bars.
No.42 has plaque: "Samuel Palmer 1805-1881 artist born here".
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: wrought-iron handrails and area railings
all along street with overthrow to Nos 42 & 50.
Remaining 18 houses of raised terrace by Searles.

Listing NGR: TQ3329778466

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