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7 and 8, Langley Street Wc2

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Latitude: 51.5134 / 51°30'48"N

Longitude: -0.1254 / 0°7'31"W

OS Eastings: 530179

OS Northings: 181051

OS Grid: TQ301810

Mapcode National: GBR JC.0N

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.S725

Plus Code: 9C3XGV7F+9R

Entry Name: 7 and 8, Langley Street Wc2

Listing Date: 15 January 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1221843

English Heritage Legacy ID: 413722

Location: Westminster, London, WC2H

County: London

District: City of 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 Paul Covent Garden

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

15.1.73 Nos 7 and 8


Warehouse. Early C19, originally part of brewery complex. Yellow stock brick,
slate roof. 4 main storeys. 5 bays wide, including 2 hoist bays. Ground floor
with later C20 altered doorways but retaining segmental arched windows with
good cast iron grill. 1st and 2nd floor segmental arched windows set in
semicircular arched through storey recesses. Wooden projecting hoist-hoods to
3rd attic-floor. Brick plat band over ground floor. Main brick entablature over
2nd floor; stucco cornice and blocking course to attic. Rear elevation to
former brewery yard is symmetrical, 3 windows wide. Ground floor entrance with
cast iron Greek Doric columns carrying cast iron lintel. Windows through 1st to
3rd floors set in semicircular arched recesses. Rare survival of warehousing of
this quality and date since demolition in Dockland. See also Nos 24 and 26
Shelton Street, part of the same complex.

Listing NGR: TQ3017981051

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

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