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47 and 49, Tooley Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Latitude: 51.5056 / 51°30'20"N

Longitude: -0.0849 / 0°5'5"W

OS Eastings: 533013

OS Northings: 180260

OS Grid: TQ330802

Mapcode National: GBR TG.2F

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.HF04

Plus Code: 9C3XGW48+73

Entry Name: 47 and 49, Tooley Street

Listing Date: 13 May 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385967

English Heritage Legacy ID: 471387

Location: London Bridge and West Bermondsey, Southwark, London, SE1

County: London

District: Southwark

Electoral Ward/Division: Riverside

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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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636-1/2/774 (North side)
13/05/71 Nos.47 AND 49


Warehouse, now offices. 1860s, restored and interior rebuilt
late C20. By W Snooke and H Stock. Yellow brick with stucco
and artificial stone dressings, C20 roof extensions above
EXTERIOR: 4 storeys (ground floor including recent mezzanine
level) and attic, 3 bays. Altered ground floor has tall,
segmental-headed openings with keystones now filled in at top
to form mezzanine level, open below as walkway. Stucco banded
rustication to this level. Slightly recessed rounded corner
angles. Upper 3 floors articulated by colossal round-arched
recesses with architraves and keystones supporting cornice and
resting on blocking course above cornice to ground floor;
moulded string at spring. 1st- and 2nd-floor segmental-headed
windows in inner, segmental-arched recess. 3rd floor
round-headed windows in round-arched recesses have moulded
sills inside recesses continuing as plain band outside.
Similarly treated 5-bay returns.
HISTORICAL NOTE: the last remaining warehouse building of
former Cotton's Wharf. Cotton's was almost entirely destroyed
in the fire of Tooley Street (1861) and was immediately
rebuilt. It was converted into a coldstore in the 1880s by the
proprietors of adjacent Hay's Wharf. Late C20 buildings have
replaced the other buildings on the site.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Has group value with the adjacent Hay's Wharf buildings to the

Listing NGR: TQ3301380260

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