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Royal Waterloo Hospital, Lambeth

Description: Royal Waterloo Hospital

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 May 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 204771

OS Grid Reference: TQ3105380171
OS Grid Coordinates: 531053, 180171
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5053, -0.1131

Location: Stamford Street, Lambeth, Greater London SE1 8AB

Locality: Lambeth
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SE1 8AB

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Listing Text

1. (east side)

Royal Waterloo Hospital
TQ 3180 1/1047 15.5.80


Late C19. Large building of red brick with dressings of terra-cotta and blue
and green glazed tiles. Slated roofs, tall brick chimneys. Gabled 3-bay side
sections flank a 7-bay gabled centre with open arcading on the 3 floors above
the ground floor; also a sunk basement. Arcading of terra-cotta with patterned
spandrels and inscriptions indicating royal patronage. On ground floor, elliptical-arch
closed arcading with decorative tympana; similar decoration divides floors in
side sections. Curved corner to Stamford Street return. Tall wrought-iron area
railings. At north end, glazed brick piers have terra-cotta cornices and an
overthrow with lampholder.

Listing NGR: TQ3105380171

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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