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45 and 46, Chandos Place Wc2

A Grade II Listed Building in St James's, Westminster

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Latitude: 51.5097 / 51°30'34"N

Longitude: -0.126 / 0°7'33"W

OS Eastings: 530145

OS Northings: 180635

OS Grid: TQ301806

Mapcode National: GBR HF.V0

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.RBQ1

Plus Code: 9C3XGV5F+VH

Entry Name: 45 and 46, Chandos Place Wc2

Listing Date: 1 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1066312

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209066

Location: Westminster, London, WC2N

County: Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: St James's

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Martin-in-the-Fields

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

Nos. 45 and 46


Terraced office premises built over covered way. c.1904, possibly by
Frank Matcham as part of the Coliseum theatre development in St. Martin's
Lane q.v. Painted terracotta, slate roof. Eclectic Flemish Renaissance.
4 storeys. 3 windows wide with coupled windows flanking central single
window bay. Ground floor open as passageway flanked by pilasters
supporting spring of depressed arch, all granite faced. Upper floors have
mullioned-transomed casements with glazing bars of varied pattern to top
lights, framed by half octagon shafts with capitals to each storey, ornate
strapwork aprons; the windows are segmental arched on 2nd floor but flat
arched to 1st and 3rd floors, the latter have shallow ogee moulding to
lintels flanked by lesenes rising into shaped, strapwork-panelled gable
with pediment capping.

Listing NGR: TQ3014380632

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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