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Numbers 6-19 and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4951 / 51°29'42"N

Longitude: -0.1063 / 0°6'22"W

OS Eastings: 531556

OS Northings: 179050

OS Grid: TQ315790

Mapcode National: GBR NL.96

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.3PN7

Entry Name: Numbers 6-19 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 27 September 1972

Last Amended: 17 September 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386040

English Heritage Legacy ID: 471461

Location: Southwark, London, SE11

County: London

District: Southwark

Electoral Ward/Division: Cathedrals

Built-Up Area: Southwark

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Southwark Holy Trinity and St Matthew

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text


SOUTHWARK

TQ3179 WEST SQUARE
636-1/4/851 (West side)
27/09/72 Nos.6-19 (Consecutive)
and attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
WEST SQUARE
(West side)
Nos.6-19 (Consecutive))

GV II

Terrace of 14 houses in unified composition. 1794. Yellow
brick with stucco dressings; parapet (stuccoed to end pairs of
houses) with dentil cornice (Nos 11 & 14-17 have lost
cornices); slate mansards with dormers to Nos 8 & 9.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and basement, 2 bays (3 openings to ground
floor) each. Slightly projecting pedimented central feature
(Nos 12 & 13) with flanking houses (Nos 11 & 14), and end
pairs of houses (Nos 6-7 & 18-19) also projecting. Steps up to
doors (some replaced by windows) in round-arched recesses with
stucco impost blocks continuous with break-front cornice
heads, keystones and plain fanlights. Nos 18 & 19 (which have
stuccoed ground floors), and No.6, have later door pieces with
stucco pilasters supporting entablature.
Central pedimented section has 1st-floor windows in
segmental-arched recesses with stucco string at spring; end
pairs and house each side of central section have 1st-floor
windows in round-arched recesses with similar string. All this
group have 1st-floor sill band. All other windows are sashes
with glazing bars and gauged, flat brick arches.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: cast-iron hand and area railings.
The buildings in West Square form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ3155679050

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

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