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1, 2 and 3, Chester Way Se11, Lambeth

Description: 1, 2 and 3, Chester Way Se11

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 March 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 204102

OS Grid Reference: TQ3139478475
OS Grid Coordinates: 531394, 178475
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4900, -0.1088

Location: Chester Way, Lambeth, Greater London SE11 4UT

Locality: Lambeth
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SE11 4UT

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Listing Text

1. (south-west side)

Nos 1, 2 and 3
TQ 3178 5/172


Early C20 probably by Adshead and Ramsey, for Duchy of Cornwall Estate. Large,
near-symmetrical 3-storey block of 5, 9 and 5 bays, in Early Victorian style.
Stock brick with stone dressings including cill bands and entablature with key
pattern frieze and dentil cornice. Parapet over, brick at sides and central
balustrade. Casement windows, long on first floor with balconies. Central
enriched Roman Doric porch with paired columns and balcony over. Window above
in moulded architrave with pilasters and console bracketed cornice. Entrance
to No 3 in enriched entablature. At south-east end of No 1, a rounded corner
addition has giant Ionic pilasters resting on first floor cill band. Five bays
on this corner and an entrance similar to No 3; and 5 further bays around the
corner in Kennington Lane.

Listing NGR: TQ3139478475

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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