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Whitbread's Brewery Building, Next to the King's Head Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bunhill, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5208 / 51°31'14"N

Longitude: -0.0922 / 0°5'32"W

OS Eastings: 532457

OS Northings: 181936

OS Grid: TQ324819

Mapcode National: GBR R9.F0

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.C13G

Entry Name: Whitbread's Brewery Building, Next to the King's Head Public House

Listing Date: 10 October 1990

Last Amended: 7 June 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1252353

English Heritage Legacy ID: 435351

Location: City of London, London, EC1Y

County: London

District: City and County of the City of London

Electoral Ward/Division: Bunhill

Built-Up Area: Islington

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Giles Cripplegate

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

WHITECROSS STREET
TQ3281NW
635-1/78/902 (East side)
10/10/90 Whitbread's Brewery building, next
to The King's Head public house

GV II

Brewery building. Dated 1904 over left-hand ground-floor
opening. Red brick and granite, dressings of stone, roof of
lead. Five storeys, five-window range. Granite base to ground
floor with segmental-arched opening to left and four
flat-arched windows; cornice. First and second floors framed
by six giant Doric pilasters supporting bracketed dentil
cornice with panelled frieze; the windows themselves
originally flat-arched to first floor and round-arched to
second under round arches with moulded stucco impost blocks
and archivolts; except in the right-hand bay which has a
scrolled bracket additionally below the impost block; three
second-floor windows to left now flat-arched. Attic storey
with flat-arched windows deeply recesed under cornice with
engaged Doric antae between; late C20 lead-covered dormer runs
the length of the roof between end gables; brewery chimney to
south with stone band, panelled frieze and bracketed cornice.


Listing NGR: TQ3245781936

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

Description

WHITECROSS STREET
TQ3281NW
635-1/78/902 (East side)
10/10/90 Whitbread's Brewery building, next
to The King's Head public house

GV II

Brewery building. Dated 1904 over left-hand ground-floor
opening. Red brick and granite, dressings of stone, roof of
lead. Five storeys, five-window range. Granite base to ground
floor with segmental-arched opening to left and four
flat-arched windows; cornice. First and second floors framed
by six giant Doric pilasters supporting bracketed dentil
cornice with panelled frieze; the windows themselves
originally flat-arched to first floor and round-arched to
second under round arches with moulded stucco impost blocks
and archivolts; except in the right-hand bay which has a
scrolled bracket additionally below the impost block; three
second-floor windows to left now flat-arched. Attic storey
with flat-arched windows deeply recesed under cornice with
engaged Doric antae between; late C20 lead-covered dormer runs
the length of the roof between end gables; brewery chimney to
south with stone band, panelled frieze and bracketed cornice.


Listing NGR: TQ3245781936

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