Dorchester Court, Herne Hill SE24 - Lambeth

Eight blocks with 96 flats around a central landscaped courtyard, dating from 1933-4 by Leslie H Kemp and Frederick E Tasker. There are structural problems with the balconies and general external deterioration. Discussions are ongoing regarding a comprehensive programme of refurbishment.

Dorchester Court, Herne Hill SE24 - Lambeth
© Historic England

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Dorchester Court
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number: 1390780
  • Local Planning Authority: Lambeth
  • Site Type: Domestic > Residential building


  • Building Name: Dorchester Court
  • Street Name: Herne Hill
  • Postcode: SE24
  • County: Greater London
  • District / Borough: Lambeth
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Dulwich and West Norwood
  • Region: London

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Occupied/in use
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Private