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121-123, Pall Mall Sw1

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Latitude: 51.5074 / 51°30'26"N

Longitude: -0.1312 / 0°7'52"W

OS Eastings: 529794

OS Northings: 180377

OS Grid: TQ297803

Mapcode National: GBR GF.QT

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.PC0R

Plus Code: 9C3XGV49+XG

Entry Name: 121-123, Pall Mall Sw1

Listing Date: 20 June 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1225844

English Heritage Legacy ID: 422829

Location: Westminster, London, SW1Y

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 James Piccadilly

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2980 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER PALL MALL, SW1
82/34
20.6.73 Nos, 121 to 123(consec.)
G.V. II
Office block originally with ground floor shops. 1880-82 by
Alexander Peebles. Portland stone, slate roof. Eclectic Classicism with
florid Renaissance detailing. 4 storeys including attic storey. 5 windows
wide grouped as 3 major bays in rhythm 2:1:2. Ground floor has large
central porch with pedestalled pairs of Doric columns and pediment, the
former shop windows either side, altered for bank mid C.20, flanked by
rusticated pilasters. The 2 main upper floors have architraved windows
with aediculed Composite order frames and balustraded pedestals on 1st
floor, and are articulated by giant Composite order with fluted engaged
columns flanking centre and panelled pilasters each end, the shafts and
frieze of entablature profusely carved with grotesque ornament; attic
storey with squat, panelled, Ionic pilasters, entablature and balustraded
parapet.
Survey of London; Vol. XXIX.


Listing NGR: TQ2979880373

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