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Loring Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Cray Meadows, London

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Latitude: 51.4309 / 51°25'51"N

Longitude: 0.1394 / 0°8'21"E

OS Eastings: 548816

OS Northings: 172381

OS Grid: TQ488723

Mapcode National: GBR R5.PS7

Mapcode Global: VHHNZ.C9JF

Entry Name: Loring Hall

Listing Date: 25 August 1954

Last Amended: 17 December 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1359399

English Heritage Legacy ID: 198723

Location: Bexley, London, DA14

County: London

District: Bexley

Electoral Ward/Division: Cray Meadows

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: North Cray St James

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

North Cray
No 8 (Loring Hall)
(formerly listed as
Loring Hall, (The
University of London
Goldsmith College),
North Cray Road
TQ 47 SE 4/10 25.8.54
Built circa 1760, but subsequently altered and extended. Stuccoed, with slated
roof. Two storeys and semi-basement. Eleven windows. The 5 centre bays project
slightly and have overhanging eaves; hipped slate roof and shutters to upper
windows. The wings of 3 windows each have a cornice and parapet. All ground
floor windows have moulded surrounds. Glazing bars intact. Porch with coupled
round and square columns at head of 4 steps. Rear elevation has 1;3:3 in canted
bay, and 3 windows. Projecting eaves continue across whole elevation. Balustraded
walls to terrace and steps leading down to lawn. Occupied 1811-22 by Lord Castlereagh,
who was then Foreign Secretary.

Listing NGR: TQ4881672381

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