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Latitude: 51.475 / 51°28'30"N
Longitude: -0.104 / 0°6'14"W
OS Eastings: 531773
OS Northings: 176820
OS Grid: TQ317768
Mapcode National: GBR NT.SF
Mapcode Global: VHGR6.46W3
Entry Name: Calais Gate
Listing Date: 27 March 1981
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1358230
English Heritage Legacy ID: 204187
Location: Lambeth, London, SE5
Electoral Ward/Division: Vassall
Built-Up Area: Lambeth
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Kennington St John Divine with St James Apostle
Church of England Diocese: Southwark
CORMONT ROAD SE5
1. (north side)
Nos 1 to 48 (consec)
TQ 3176 13/311
Early C20. Large composition. Left part a symmetrical grouping with 5-storey
centre block of 4, 4 and 4 windows whose middle bay projects under tall ornamented
gable. Inner sections of 4 storeys, (2 and 2 windows) have flanking staircase
bays, with tall windows, leading to projecting 6-window end sections (grouped
3 and 3) under crow-stepped gables. Red brick with stone dressings, included
copings to gable ends and to chimneys which are arranged in long, transverse
walls across high-pitched tiled roofs, that of tall centre section hipped.
Windows in centre section and entrances in staircase walls have stone dressings.
These entrances are projecting stone proches and there is a central entrance
under 4-central entrance under 4-centred arch. The right block of buildings
is a rearrangement of the same elements, with the inner sections shortened and
no left projection, linked to the left block behind.
Listing NGR: TQ3177376820
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