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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: No name for this Entry

List entry Number: 1080023

Location

34-40, ALBURY STREET SE8

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityLewishamLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 05-Jul-1950

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 203219

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 4424 ALBURY STREET SE8 (South Side) Nos 34 to 40 (even) TQ 3777 5/D5 5.7.50.

II* GV

2. Early C18 terrace, all that remains of a much longer row. Nos 34 to 38 2 storeys, attic and sunk basement, No 40 2 storeys and sunk basement. 3 bays, the right bay with blank window arch above door. Multicoloured stock brick with brick red dressings, ie window arches (segmental on 1st floor, guaged flat on ground floor) and jambs, quoins and, in No 40, quoins of quasi-pilasters through parapet. Stone coped parapets conceal high pitched tiled roofs with low pedimented dormers. Tall, rectangular chimney stacks. Sash windows, with glazing bars in flush moulded frames have sunk panels below. Doors of 6,8 and 10 fielded panels, the upper panels glazed in No 34 and 36 which have plain rectangular fanlights. No 38 has later patterned fanlight. Moulded architrave, swell frieze. Sunk panel pilasters support elaborate carved consoles and cornice hood. Many interior features of high quality remain, ie several complete panelled rooms, marble fireplace surrounds (some in corners) shelved alcoves and cupboards (1 marble lined with marbled shell hood.) Also staircases with twist balusters, 3 to a tread, cut string and carved tread ends, ramped handrails and fluted column newel posts.

Nos34 to 40 (even) form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ3727677586

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National Grid Reference: TQ 37283 77588

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