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Wardrobe House and Adjoining Archway

A Grade II Listed Building in City of London, London

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Latitude: 51.5126 / 51°30'45"N

Longitude: -0.101 / 0°6'3"W

OS Eastings: 531876

OS Northings: 181006

OS Grid: TQ318810

Mapcode National: GBR PC.HY

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.67HS

Entry Name: Wardrobe House and Adjoining Archway

Listing Date: 10 November 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1079112

English Heritage Legacy ID: 199811

Location: City of London, London, EC4V

County: London

District: City and County of the City of London

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle Baynard

Built-Up Area: City of London

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): City of London

Church of England Parish: St Andrew-by-the-Wardrobe

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Nos 5a (Wardrobe House),
5b and adjoining archway
TQ 3181 SE 8/N/6
TQ 3180 NE 14/N/6


Late C19. Red brick with moulded brick enrichment and painted stone dressings.
3 storeys, 3 bays. Ground floor,central doorcase with swagged Ionic pilasters
supporting consoles and pedimented cornice. Ground to 2nd floor windows with moulded
brick architraves; those to ground and 1st floors with stone cornices over, 2nd
floor with triangular sediments and apron panels of moulded brick.
Arch to right: semi-circular headed door with rubbed red brick arch and moulded
jambs. Flanking brick pilasters with foliated stone capitals. Plain brick frieze
and cornice. Surmounting balustrade with ball finials and pedimented brick niche
containing sculpted stone panel.

Listing NGR: TQ3187481019

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

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