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Lodge, Camberwell New Cemetery, Southwark

Description: Lodge, Camberwell New Cemetery

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 September 1998
English Heritage Building ID: 470688

OS Grid Reference: TQ3574074584
OS Grid Coordinates: 535740, 174584
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4540, -0.0478

Location: Brenchley Gardens, Camberwell, Greater London SE23 3RD

Locality: Southwark
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SE23 3RD

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Listing Text


636-1/63/115 (South West side)
Lodge, Camberwell New Cemetery


Cemetery lodge. 1928-29. Designed by Sir Aston Webb, RA and
his son, Maurice. Rubble masonry with stone dressings.
Blue-green slate laid in diminishing courses.
Single storey and attic. Round-arched loggia of 3 bays, now
filled in by doorway and glazed wood screens. Each pier
treated as a battered buttress; parapet with coping above;
round-arched window to returns of loggia. The right return has
a flat-arched, 2-light window with stone mullions and transoms
stretching from ground floor into gable end. Single attic
light above, also flat-arched. Rear extension for
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Gothic in feeling, but with an attention to detailing,
materials and workmanship that is more in keeping with an Arts
and Crafts sensibility.
The Lodge is situated to north-east of cemetery gates and
forms a group with the Gates, Waiting Room and Mortuary
Chapels (qv).

Listing NGR: TQ3574074584

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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