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70, ST MARTIN'S LANE WC2 (See details for further address information)

A Grade II Listed Building in St James's, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5116 / 51°30'41"N

Longitude: -0.1269 / 0°7'37"W

OS Eastings: 530075

OS Northings: 180852

OS Grid: TQ300808

Mapcode National: GBR HD.N9

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.R87J

Entry Name: 70, ST MARTIN'S LANE WC2 (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 30 January 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264766

English Heritage Legacy ID: 426954

Location: Westminster, London, WC2E

County: London

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 Martin-in-the-Fields

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 3080 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER ST. MARTIN'S LANE, WC2
72/23
30.1.74 No. 70 (Including
No. 27 Garnick Street)
G.V. II
Bank premises on corner site. c.1860. Painted brick with stucco
dressings, slate roof. Still in a late neo-classical idiom with a few more
Italianate details. 3 storeys and basement. 7 windows wide curving
segmentally round corner. Central entrance to corner of stucco ground
floor in semicircular keystoned arched opening with panelled door and
fanlight; ground floor plate glass windows in semicircular arched openings
with keys; all framed by Tuscan pilasters carrying entablature with dentil
cornice. Upper floors, with stucco rusticated block dressings, have
recessed sashes, no glazing bars, in stucco architraves with
console-bracketed dentil cornices on 1st floor. Console-bracketed
cornice with crowning balustrade. Wrought iron railings enclose ground
floor in front of basement lights.


Listing NGR: TQ3007480854

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

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