Former fire station, 306-312 (even), Old Kent Road SE1 - Southwark

Fire station built 1903-4 by the London County Council Architects Department. Red brick with Portland stone dressings. Shop fronts have been installed without appropriate authorisation. Following provision of a grant from the Empty Homes Agency, the upper floors have been converted into residential units and are now occupied. Listed Building Consent has been secured for alterations required to make good unauthorised works to the ground floor premises.

Former fire station, 306-312 (even), Old Kent Road SE1 - Southwark
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: FORMER FIRE STATION
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number: 1385738
  • Local Planning Authority: Southwark
  • Site Type: Civil > Public building


  • Building Name: Former fire station
  • Street Number: 306-312 (even)
  • Street Name: Old Kent 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: Good
  • Occupancy / Use: Occupied/in use
  • Priority: D - Slow decay; solution agreed but not yet implemented
  • Previous Priority: F
  • Ownership: Commercial company