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The Institution of Civil Engineers

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, Westminster

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.501 / 51°30'3"N

Longitude: -0.1291 / 0°7'44"W

OS Eastings: 529956

OS Northings: 179661

OS Grid: TQ299796

Mapcode National: GBR HJ.53

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.QJ3Q

Plus Code: 9C3XGV2C+99

Entry Name: The Institution of Civil Engineers

Listing Date: 26 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1066740

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209881

Location: Westminster, London, SW1P

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 Matthew Westminster

Church of England Diocese: London

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Description

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 08/04/2019

TQ 2979 NE
91/28

CITY OF WESTMINSTER
GREAT GEORGE STREET, SW1
The Institution of Civil Engineers

26.7.84
GV
II
Institution headquarters. 1912, by James Miller. Stone, slate roof. Monumental corner block in grand Beaux Arts Dixhuitieme style. Two main storeys and half basement. Nine windows wide in a symmetrical composition with central entrance and slightly advanced end bays linked by giant colonnade to first floor. Channelled ground floor with central Ionic columned portal surmounted by elaborately carved crest. Square headed windows except for semicircular arched ones to central bays of ground floor; the first floor windows in channelled terminal pavilions with elaborate surrounds and framed as aedicules. Deep drowning entablature with balustraded parapet; tall attic to corner pavilion. Similar return to Storey's Gate. Stone area balustrade. Rich neo-Palladian and Baroque detailing to interiors and domed assembly hall.

Listing NGR: TQ2995679661

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