History of Peabody Buildings ,Southwark Street

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Thursday 8 December 2016 9.44am
I have read on this forum requests for info on the history of the buildings .
I grew up there from 1944 to 1952 in flat 18D and would be glad to try and help .
There were indeed basement laundries with communal washtubs and wringers
Tuesday 27 December 2016 2.27pm
As someone who still lives here where were the entrances to the basement laundries? How big are these areas?

I have plans of the building interiors which I'll upload at some point, which show how they've been chopped up to create more flats. I discovered I had an extra room at some point when I removed wallpaper to reveal the original walls, from plaster work which covered former internal doorways.

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