History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Former Porter Tun Room, Whitbread's Brewery (south side)

A Grade II Listed Building in City of London, London

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 51.5204 / 51°31'13"N

Longitude: -0.0914 / 0°5'29"W

OS Eastings: 532513

OS Northings: 181891

OS Grid: TQ325818

Mapcode National: GBR R9.M4

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.C1JS

Plus Code: 9C3XGWC5+5C

Entry Name: Former Porter Tun Room, Whitbread's Brewery (south side)

Listing Date: 5 June 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1064618

English Heritage Legacy ID: 199646

Location: Coleman Street, City of London, London, EC2Y

County: London

District: City and County of the City of London

Electoral Ward/Division: Coleman Street

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: City of London

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): City of London

Church of England Parish: St Giles Cripplegate

Church of England Diocese: London

Tagged with: Building

Find accommodation in


The entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 31 July 2017.

635-1/79/241 (South side)

Former Porter Tun Room, Whitbread's
Brewery (south side)
(Formerly Listed as:
No 1 Room Whitbread's Brewery


Porter Tun Room, that is, a storehouse, now adapted for
conferences and entertainment. 1776-1784. The lower part now
lying behind additions of c.1979 by Roderick Gradidge and
Wolff Olins. Brown brick set in Flemish bond, roof of slate.
Now of two storeys; five-window range to yard. Flat-arched
windows with frames set almost flush with the wall;
multi-paned windows; bracketed gutters to eaves; two metal air
vents to west end. King-post roof of thirteeen bays, the two
westernmost now partly obscured; the roof has the widest
timber span in London after Westminster Hall.
(Historians' file, English Heritage London Division; Gavin
Stamp: London 1900: London: 1978-: P.410).

Listing NGR: TQ3252181897

The asset was previously listed twice also in the London Borough of Islington at List entry 1262300. This entry was removed from the List on 31 July 2017.

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.