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Jamaica Wine House (Jamaica Buldings)

A Grade II Listed Building in City of London, London

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Latitude: 51.513 / 51°30'46"N

Longitude: -0.0856 / 0°5'8"W

OS Eastings: 532938

OS Northings: 181079

OS Grid: TQ329810

Mapcode National: GBR SC.XT

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.G7LG

Plus Code: 9C3XGW77+6Q

Entry Name: Jamaica Wine House (Jamaica Buldings)

Listing Date: 10 November 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1079156

English Heritage Legacy ID: 199736

Location: Cornhill, City of London, London, EC3V

County: London

District: City and County of the City of London

Electoral Ward/Division: Cornhill

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 Michael Cornhill

Church of England Diocese: London

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(East Side)
Jamaica Wine House
(Jamaica Buildings)
TQ 3281 SE 10/N/24


Late C19. Red brick and red stone. 3 storey section with garret storey, of 5
bays, and a single storey extension to the south. 3 storey, 3 bay symmetrical
elevation to St Michael's Alley with central entrance to the wine house flanked
by slightly projecting canted bays having slim Gothic colonettes as mullions.
The 2 upper storeys are similar with carved ornamental panels above the windows.
Access to these storeys is by a separate entrance marked 'Jamaica Buildings' in
the bay to the north. A link block in similar style joins this building to the
church of St Michael, Cornhill. This incorporates a vaulted passage at ground
floor level which gives access through round-arched openings to the church and
churchyard. This has Gothic detailing to match the church and is dated 1868.
It forms part of the alterations to the church by Scott. Plain red brick rear
elevation to churchyard.
Single storey extension of the wine house to the south in 'art nouveau' style with
slim piers of red sandstone. South elevation of 4 bays; 2 large arched windows
separated by narrow bays with ornamented panels over containing circular lights.

Listing NGR: TQ3293881081

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