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Hostel of God, Lambeth

Description: Hostel of God

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 204112

OS Grid Reference: TQ2889975305
OS Grid Coordinates: 528899, 175305
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4620, -0.1459

Location: The Chase, Lambeth, Greater London SW4 0QW

Locality: Lambeth
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW4 0QW

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Listing Text


No 29
(Hostel of God)
TQ 2875 15/191 14.7.55


Late C18 house of 3 storeys and basement, 5 windows in main block with slightly
projecting, pedimented 3-bay centre. An extra blank right bay and a wide one-bay
left extension of 2 tall storeys. Stock brick with stucco bands at ground,
first floor and first floor cill level. Gauged brick arches to sash windows
with glazing bars, round-headed in round-arched recesses on ground floor tripartite
in extension, all with blind cases. LCC blue plaque: "SIR CHARLES BARRY 1795-1860,
architect, lived and died here". Central pedimented Doric porch.

Listing NGR: TQ2889975305

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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