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Carrington House, Lewisham

Description: Carrington House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 March 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 203235

OS Grid Reference: TQ3730476853
OS Grid Coordinates: 537304, 176853
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4740, -0.0244

Location: Brookmill Road, Lewisham, Greater London SE8 4PJ

Locality: Lewisham
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SE8 4PJ

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Listing Text

4424 (West Side)
Carrington House
TQ 3776 8/92
1903 by W E Riley, the LCC architect. Large hostel building of
6 storeys and attic, 23 bays. Slightly concave curve around angle of
road. Red brick with some stone cladding and some cement rendering.
At either end square towers have low pitched, pyramidal roofs with
deep, mutuled eaves soffits. 3 narrow windows on each floor. At
irregular intervals 3 bowed-out, stone-faced sections, the outer
ones of 1 bay, the middle one of 2 bays, under gable, 4 and 6
light windows in these sections and doors on ground floor. The
outer stone-faced sections have parapets curved up in centre.
In main areas of building between these features, the 2 upper floors are
rendered under deep cornice. Slated mansard roof above with square-
headed dormers. 2-light sash windows in main areas.

Listing NGR: TQ3730476853

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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