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Latitude: 51.5113 / 51°30'40"N
Longitude: -0.1198 / 0°7'11"W
OS Eastings: 530570
OS Northings: 180825
OS Grid: TQ305808
Mapcode National: GBR KD.8F
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.W80S
Entry Name: 355, Strand Wc2
Listing Date: 1 May 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1264432
English Heritage Legacy ID: 427851
Location: Westminster, London, WC2R
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 Paul Covent Garden
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 3080 NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER STRAND, WC2
1.5.86 No 355
Chambers and shops. c1850 refacing, possibly by Charles Gray, of C18 house.
Stuccoed, slate roof. Venetian Gothic details. 4 storeys and dormered mansard.
3 windows wide. Ground floor altered by mid C20 shop front. 1st floor has
slightly advanced almost full width 5 bay colonetted arcade with drip moulds on
carved stops and incised roses to spandrels, dog tooth string to applied
parapet over. 2nd floor recessed sashes (the original window openings prior to
refacing) have superimposed blind arched heads with enriched drip moulds and
panelled tympana. Plain 3rd floor sashes but with incised ornament to lintels
under elaborate false machicolacion with quatrefoil pierced parapet above and
flanking corbelled pinnacle-dies. Included for early use of Venetian Gothic
details and group interest.
Listing NGR: TQ3056580820
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