Presbyterian Chapel, 109, Borough Road SE1 - Southwark

Former Presbyterian chapel, 1846. Consent was granted in 2006 for facade retention and the conditions discharged, but works ceased. South Bank University is now in discussion with the Local Authority and Historic England to develop appropriate plans for redevelopment of the building for student and community use. Applications for Planning Permission and Listed Building Consent are being considered. The Chapel is to be incorporated into the wider campus redevelopment.

Presbyterian Chapel, 109, Borough Road SE1 - Southwark
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Presbyterian Chapel, 109, Borough Road, SE1 0BP
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number: 1378375
  • Local Planning Authority: Southwark
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Chapel


  • Building Name: Presbyterian Chapel
  • Street Number: 109
  • Street Name: Borough Road
  • Postcode: SE1
  • County: Greater London
  • District / Borough: Southwark
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Bermondsey and Old Southwark
  • Region: London

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Very bad
  • Occupancy / Use: Vacant/not in use
  • Priority: A - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Educational (state sector)
  • Designation: Listed Building grade II, CA