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Tower Bridge Bridgemasters House (Bridge House Estate) and Gate to Side

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Latitude: 51.5039 / 51°30'13"N

Longitude: -0.0767 / 0°4'36"W

OS Eastings: 533583

OS Northings: 180077

OS Grid: TQ335800

Mapcode National: GBR VH.X2

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.MG9H

Plus Code: 9C3XGW3F+G8

Entry Name: Tower Bridge Bridgemasters House (Bridge House Estate) and Gate to Side

Listing Date: 1 July 1983

Last Amended: 17 September 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385981

English Heritage Legacy ID: 471401

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: Bermondsey St Mary Magdalen, St Olave, St John and St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

Tagged with: Bridge

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 18/02/2013


Tower Bridge Bridgemaster's House (Bridge House Estate) and gate to side

(Formerly Listed as: TOWER BRIDGE ROAD Tower Bridge Bridgemasters House (Bridge House Estate))


Detached bridgemaster's house on west side of Tower Bridge
approach, partly office. Dated 1906. By Sydney Perks. Red
brick, with Portland stone flush faced ground floor, frieze,
cornice, blocking course and banded quoins to front elevation.
Stock brick south return and rear.
3 storeys with lower level beneath bridge approach, 3 bays
with early C18-style detailing. Recessed door to right hand
bay with bolection architrave, swept up at head. Central
1st-floor window has pedimented eared architrave and a Rococo
cartouche keystone rising to its sill from the window below.
Gauged brick segmental arches to all other windows which are
flush-framed sashes with glazing bars and brick aprons below
sills. North return has 1 Venetian window at 1st floor.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: a wrought-iron gate to right gives access
to steps down to lower level Tower Bridge workshops in yard
beside and beneath the bridge approach.

Listing NGR: TQ3358380077

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