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Latitude: 51.5134 / 51°30'48"N
Longitude: -0.1141 / 0°6'50"W
OS Eastings: 530961
OS Northings: 181076
OS Grid: TQ309810
Mapcode National: GBR LC.JN
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.Z714
Plus Code: 9C3XGV7P+99
Entry Name: Screen Walls, Gates, Railings and Lamps to the Law Courts
Listing Date: 5 February 1970
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1237101
English Heritage Legacy ID: 428302
Location: St. James's, Westminster, London, WC2R
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 Mary le Strand with St Clement Danes
Church of England Diocese: London
Tagged with: Wall
TQ 3081 NE and 3181 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER STRAND, WC2
Screen walls, gates,
5.2.70 railings and lamps to
the Law Courts
Screen walls, gates, railings and lamps enclosing the Law Courts complex.
c. 1874, designed by G.E. Street. Portland stone and wrought and cast iron.
C13 Gothic style with inventive use of detail typical of Street's attention
to craftmanship. Sections of arcaded and gabled screen walls and gateways
setting off and tying in the projections and recessions of the building behind
them, linked by highly decorative Gothic ironwork, freely treated as railings
running between lofty piers on the eastern and northern boundaries - of a
quality only rivalled in the genre by Pugin; an essential component of the
Listing NGR: TQ3095481073
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