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Deptford Town Hall, Lewisham

Description: Deptford Town Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 July 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 203384

OS Grid Reference: TQ3636976971
OS Grid Coordinates: 536369, 176971
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4753, -0.0378

Location: 311 New Cross Road, London SE14 6AS SE14 5DS

Locality: Lewisham
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SE14 5DS

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Listing Text

4424 (South Side)
Deptford Town Hall
TQ 3676 7/D16 5.7.50.


1903-05 by Lanchester Strewart and Richards. 2 storeys, attic and basement,
7 windows. Outer bays set back. Elaborate stone facade with high, pedimented
attic over middle 3 bays, and entablature and blocking course to both floors.
0verhanging 1st floor holds statues of admirals between windows and is
supported on square piers with flanking columns. Sculpture of old naval battle
in tympanum. 9 steps to central round arched doorway with figures of Tritons
as corbels supporting 1arge oriel bay with carving of ship and marine symbols
at its head. Wrought iron area railings with monogram. Clock turret above
Inside entrance hall, with red marble columns, leafs to staircase, with wrought
iron balustrade, lit by dome.

Listing NGR: TQ3636976971

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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