THE SOUTH BANK LION AT EAST END OF WESTMINSTER BRIDGE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1068742

Date first listed: 27-Mar-1981

Statutory Address: THE SOUTH BANK LION AT EAST END OF WESTMINSTER BRIDGE, WESTMINSTER BRIDGE ROAD SE1

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: THE SOUTH BANK LION AT EAST END OF WESTMINSTER BRIDGE, WESTMINSTER BRIDGE ROAD SE1

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Greater London Authority

District: Lambeth (London Borough)

National Grid Reference: TQ 30599 79676

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

WESTMINSTER BRIDGE ROAD SE1 1. (north side) 5023 The South Bank Lion at east end of Westminster Bridge TQ 3079 2/1058

II*

2. Tall granite plinth with curved ends, inscribed on west end 'The South Bank Lion'. Standing above, a Coade Stone lion of heroic size and taking expression. Bronze plaque on east face of plinth recalls that lion stood from 1837 on the parapet above river front of Lion Brewery, Lambeth and was installed here after World War II at the wish of King George VI. Modelled by W F Woodington, 1837.

Listing NGR: TQ3059979676

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 204782

Legacy System: LBS

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