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Police Call Box at North East Angle of Number 1

A Grade II Listed Building in City of London, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5168 / 51°31'0"N

Longitude: -0.097 / 0°5'49"W

OS Eastings: 532138

OS Northings: 181480

OS Grid: TQ321814

Mapcode National: GBR QB.CF

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.84LK

Entry Name: Police Call Box at North East Angle of Number 1

Listing Date: 29 January 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262444

English Heritage Legacy ID: 435066

Location: City of London, London, EC1A

County: London

District: City and County of the City of London

Electoral Ward/Division: Aldersgate

Built-Up Area: City of London

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): City of London

Church of England Parish: Great St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

ST MARTIN'S LE GRAND
TQ 3281
9/701 Police Call Box at North
East Angle of No 1

II GV

Police public call post about 1935 or earlier. Cast iron. Tall, narrow rectangular
box having segmental arched head and narrow projecting hood surmounted by a globular
light within a small flat topped cupola with corner bars on a stepped base. Front
with rectangular doors having instructions for use behind a framed glass plate.
Above, an opening for name plate (now lost) surmounted by embossed coat of arms.
Below, 2 further flush doors with recessed hand grips. Panelled returns with, to
left a plate with word "Police"; right hand plate missing. A rare survival.


Listing NGR: TQ3213881480

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

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