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Clergy House and Archbishop's House

A Grade II* Listed Building in City of Westminster, Westminster

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1210118

English Heritage Legacy ID: 208541

Location: Westminster, London, SW1P

County: Westminster

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

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Description

TQ 2979 SW
99/14

CITY OF WESTMINSTER
AMBROSDEN AVENUE, SW1 (west side)
Clergy House and Archbishop's House

24.02.58

GV
II*
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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