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London Bridge Hospital, the Riverside Block Behind Tooley Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, Southwark

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Latitude: 51.5065 / 51°30'23"N

Longitude: -0.0859 / 0°5'9"W

OS Eastings: 532940

OS Northings: 180350

OS Grid: TQ329803

Mapcode National: GBR SG.V4

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.GDGH

Plus Code: 9C3XGW47+HM

Entry Name: London Bridge Hospital, the Riverside Block Behind Tooley Street

Listing Date: 1 July 1983

Last Amended: 17 September 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385965

English Heritage Legacy ID: 471385

Location: Southwark, London, SE1

County: Southwark

Electoral Ward/Division: Riverside

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

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Listing Text


636-1/17/786 (North side)
01/07/83 London Bridge Hospital, the
riverside block behind Tooley Street
(Formerly Listed as:
Chamberlain's Wharf)


Wharf building, now part of London Bridge Hospital. 1860s, a
rebuilding after the fire of 1861. Yellow brick with stock
brick and rendered dressings.
Main monumental river elevation: 7 storeys, 11 bays. (Altered)
rendered ground level of 2 storeys with tall segmental-arched
openings between pilasters which support heavy bases to giant
order of brick pilasters rising to deep rendered entablature
with pedimental blocking course, the frieze inscribed with the
name of the building. The segmental-headed windows and hatch
ranks (now fenestrated) are symmetrically disposed and
recessed between the pilasters. Plainer south elevation set on
slight concave curve has 6 bays articulated by giant brick
pilasters supporting rendered entablature which is returned to
projecting full height wings (right wing rebuilt and
projecting slightly further).
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Building now connected by glazed walkway to Nos 17-25 (Odd)
Tooley Street (qv).

Listing NGR: TQ3294080350

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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