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Loring Hall, Bexley

Description: Loring Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 August 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 198723

OS Grid Reference: TQ4881672381
OS Grid Coordinates: 548816, 172381
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4309, 0.1394

Location: 4 Water Lane, Sidcup DA14 5ES

Locality: Bexley
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: DA14 5ES

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Listing Text

North Cray
No 8 (Loring Hall)
(formerly listed as
Loring Hall, (The
University of London
Goldsmith College),
North Cray Road
TQ 47 SE 4/10 25.8.54
Built circa 1760, but subsequently altered and extended. Stuccoed, with slated
roof. Two storeys and semi-basement. Eleven windows. The 5 centre bays project
slightly and have overhanging eaves; hipped slate roof and shutters to upper
windows. The wings of 3 windows each have a cornice and parapet. All ground
floor windows have moulded surrounds. Glazing bars intact. Porch with coupled
round and square columns at head of 4 steps. Rear elevation has 1;3:3 in canted
bay, and 3 windows. Projecting eaves continue across whole elevation. Balustraded
walls to terrace and steps leading down to lawn. Occupied 1811-22 by Lord Castlereagh,
who was then Foreign Secretary.

Listing NGR: TQ4881672381

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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