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Lincoln Chambers

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, Westminster

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5148 / 51°30'53"N

Longitude: -0.1171 / 0°7'1"W

OS Eastings: 530752

OS Northings: 181219

OS Grid: TQ307812

Mapcode National: GBR KC.W5

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.X6G3

Entry Name: Lincoln Chambers

Listing Date: 1 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1227132

English Heritage Legacy ID: 424761

Location: Westminster, London, WC2A

County: 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

TQ 3081 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER PORTSMOUTH STREET WC2
60/3
Nos 2 to 4 consec (Lincoln
Chambers) including No 11
Sheffield Street
GV II
Chambers. C.1905 and stylistically close to H Fuller Clark. Ceramic brick and
Portland stone dressings, slate roof. Original Edwardian Free Style design for
offices. 3 storeys and attic. 7 windows wide. Stone faced ground floor has
central, wide, recessed porch under lintel, the sides splayed-in with
semicircular fanlight over central panelled and glazed door and flanked by side
door and window with arched heads; good Arts and Crafts lettering in gold mosaic
to name panel over lintel. Flanking the recessed porch are 2 large office
windows of 3 ashlar flat-mullioned lights above small-paned glazed and tall
risers to basement. Upper floors have box framed sashes with feature of central
Diocletian windows to 1st floor and tripartite squat-columned windows to 2nd
floor, the outermost windows treated as 2 storey, canted, flat stone mullioned
bays, beneath gables. Deep stone eaves cornices running between coped gables.
Coursed dormers in steep roof. Interesting island block development of chambers
with No 3 St Clement's Lane qv.


Listing NGR: TQ3074981218

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

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