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Latitude: 51.4951 / 51°29'42"N
Longitude: -0.1386 / 0°8'19"W
OS Eastings: 529312
OS Northings: 178990
OS Grid: TQ293789
Mapcode National: GBR FL.17
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.KP27
Plus Code: 9C3XFVW6+2H
Entry Name: Clergy House and Archbishop's House
Listing Date: 24 February 1958
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1210118
English Heritage Legacy ID: 208541
Location: Westminster, London, SW1P
Electoral Ward/Division: Vincent Square
Built-Up Area: City of Westminster
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Stephen Rochester Row
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 2979 SW
CITY OF WESTMINSTER
AMBROSDEN AVENUE, SW1 (west side)
Clergy House and Archbishop's House
Residential building for cathedral clergy. 1895 to c1902. Bentley. Red brick, Portland stone dressings, green slate roof. Two storeys, semi-basement, attic and attic mansard. Six main bays, that to left consisting of five storey tower-like projection, with low pyramidal roof. Other bays almost symmetrical treatment with central projecting porch with gothic columns and barrel roof, outer bays of three windows each, inner bays have paired windows with unifying thermal windows over. Square-headed windows, sashes, glazing bars, with segmental reveals above; first floor windows architraved, and first floor wrought-iron balcony to centre three bays. Cornice above first floor. Pilaster strips between attic windows. Wrought-iron railings of original design. Return facade to left.
Interiors not inspected.
Forms a group with Diocesan Hall, qv, and The Metropolitan Cathedral Church of the Most Precious Blood, Ashley Gardens, qv.
Listing NGR: TQ2930179004
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