Woolwich Old Town Hall

2 Oct 2002
Woolwich Old Town Hall, Calderwood Street Se18, Woolwich, Greenwich, Greater London, SE18 4BG
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


4412 CALDERWOOD STREET SE18 (South Side)

Woolwich Old Town Hall TQ 4378 20/198



1842. Calderwood Street front. 2 storeys (The upper one taller) 3 windows.

Stucco. 2 flat pilasters support entablature and pediment over 2 left bays.

Right bay has entablature with cornice and blocking course only. Pilasters rest on rusticated ground floor with quoins. On 1st floor large sash windows, with delicate glazing bars, in moulded architraves with bracketed cornices over.

Ground floor windows segmental arched sashes with glazing bars, (one replaced).

Double door at right under bracketed cornice. Inscription "Town Hall" in frieze.

Date "1842" below frieze.

Polytechnic Street return 2 storeys, 4 windows. Multicoloured stock brick with rusticated stucco ground floor. Wide, stucco pilasters define narrower outer bays and support frieze with wreaths, cornice and blocking course. Windows as on other front. Double door in 2nd bay; single door in 4th.

Listing NGR: TQ4341478872


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1073 IOE Records taken by John Hussey; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr John Hussey. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Hussey, John

Rights Holder: Hussey, John


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