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Walman House

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5162 / 51°30'58"N

Longitude: -0.142 / 0°8'31"W

OS Eastings: 529016

OS Northings: 181338

OS Grid: TQ290813

Mapcode National: GBR DB.8N

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.H48Z

Entry Name: Walman House

Listing Date: 22 November 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1265216

English Heritage Legacy ID: 425636

Location: Westminster, London, W1B

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: West End

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: All Souls Langham Place

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2981 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER REGENT STREET, Wl
57/18 (east Side)
22.11.73 Nos. 288 to 300 (even)
(Walman House).
(Including No. 15 Great
Castle Street)
GV II
Block of offices and shops between Great Castle Street and Margaret Street. c.1915
by C.T. Armstrong, completed c.1920 by W.J. Fryer. Portland ashlar facing, slate
roof. Sub Beaux Arts. 4 storeys, attic storey and 2 tiers of dormers in steep
mansard. 5 major bays wide, each of 3 windows and slightly recessed ends of 1 and 2
windows, splayed corners and 6 window returns. Ground floor shop windows and
doorways altered, articulated by tall engaged Roman Doric columns carrying modified
entablature. Upper floors have recessed metal casement windows, the central 1st
floor window of each major bay flanked by engaged Doric columns carrying continuous
entablature and alternating triangular and segmental pediments. Fluted plat band at
2nd floor level, modified Greek Doric main cornice; centrepiece surmounted by 3
light dormers. Roof has bronze edge castings. Cast iron balconies to 2nd floor
windows.


Listing NGR: TQ2902581323

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

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