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1-8 Gresham Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Ferndale, London

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Latitude: 51.4622 / 51°27'43"N

Longitude: -0.1196 / 0°7'10"W

OS Eastings: 530727

OS Northings: 175363

OS Grid: TQ307753

Mapcode National: GBR KZ.91

Mapcode Global: VHGR5.WH4Z

Entry Name: 1-8 Gresham Almshouses

Listing Date: 8 February 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1358260

English Heritage Legacy ID: 204235

Location: Lambeth, London, SW9

County: London

District: Lambeth

Electoral Ward/Division: Ferndale

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Lambeth

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Brixton St Paul with St Saviour

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

1. (south side)

Nos 1 to 8 (consec)
Gresham Almshouses
TQ 3075 17/384 8.2.79


1882 dated on foundation stone. One-storey range in red brick with stone dressings
and high-pitched tiled roofs. Projecting square bay windows, with hipped roof
projections, alternate with paired entrances of round-arched doors well set
back in porches with paired round-arched openings having impost blocks, moulded
architraves and keystones; brick parapet over. Roof has tall ridge stacks
and stone coped dividing walls with ball finials; a variety of ornamental terra-cotta
finials decorate roof ridge and hip ends, some with wolves' masks. Stone-coped

Listing NGR: TQ3072775363

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