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The Terrace, Lewisham

Description: The Terrace

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 March 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 203300

OS Grid Reference: TQ3667078651
OS Grid Coordinates: 536670, 178651
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4903, -0.0328

Location: Longshore, Lewisham, Greater London SE8 3NA

Locality: Lewisham
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SE8 3NA

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Royal Victoria Yard

The Terrace

TQ 3678 2/D21


Circa 1791 terrace of 7 houses, each 3 storeys and basement, 3 windows.
Symmetrical composition with 3-bay, slightly projecting pedimented centre
and ends. Multicoloured stock brick with stone cornice and parapet coping.
Gauged, flat brick arches to recessed sash windows with glazing bars, some
replaced. Ground floor windows in centre and ends in round arched recesses
with stone impost band. Doors of outer houses in end bays, that in centre
on axis, those between paired. Console bracketed cornices to doors of 6
fielded panels with rectangular fanlights. The paired doors also have
moulded architraves and ecorationa to fanlights. Cast iron guards to
ground floor windows of outer houses.
Whole block now being concerted to flats by Greater London Council.
Some internal features, ie curved staircases, panelled dados, arches and
screens in halls will remain.

Listing NGR: TQ3667078651

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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