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The Sacred Heart Convent

A Grade II Listed Building in Blackheath, London

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Latitude: 51.463 / 51°27'46"N

Longitude: -0.0013 / 0°0'4"W

OS Eastings: 538940

OS Northings: 175679

OS Grid: TQ389756

Mapcode National: GBR L2.JBT

Mapcode Global: VHGR7.XHN9

Entry Name: The Sacred Heart Convent

Listing Date: 30 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262073

English Heritage Legacy ID: 203440

Location: Lewisham, London, SE13

County: London

District: Lewisham

Electoral Ward/Division: Blackheath

Built-Up Area: Lewisham

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Lee St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text


TQ 3875 14/267 No 97
(The Sacred Heart Convent)

Substantial detailed house. 1856 with earlier origins. John Thomas. Stucco slate
pitched roof to parapet. 3-storey, 5-bay centre block with full height canted bay
window. 2-storey wings, only slightly lower, to either side, of 3 bays, that to right
recessed with advanced 1-storey quadrant wing in front, formerly conservatory with
applied Corinthian columns. Square headed entrance with Doric half columns to left
bay of centre block. Square headed windows to ground and first floor of mainblock and
to right wing. Other windows mainly segmental headed. Architraves, sashes,plate
glass. Stucco bands between storeys. Modillion cornice below balustraded parapet.
Garden front with Doric colonnade to ground floor. Service wing of 2 storeys and
dormers to west. Surviving interior features including staircase,carved fireplace
stencilled and plasterwork ceilings, inlaid marble floors, etc.

Listing NGR: TQ3894075679

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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