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2-12, HALKIN ARCADE SW1 (See details for further address information)

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Latitude: 51.499 / 51°29'56"N

Longitude: -0.1565 / 0°9'23"W

OS Eastings: 528057

OS Northings: 179396

OS Grid: TQ280793

Mapcode National: GBR 9J.1T

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.7LL6

Entry Name: 2-12, HALKIN ARCADE SW1 (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 1 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1279385

English Heritage Legacy ID: 210004

Location: Westminster, London, SW1X

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: Knightsbridge and Belgravia

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Paul Knightsbridge

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2880 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER HALKIN ARCADE, SW1
97/10
Nos 2 to 12 (consec)
including 27 and 28
Motcomb Street and lla
West Halkin Street
GV II
Shopping arcade. Circa 1830. Stucco, roof not visible. 3 storeys. 8 bays.
First, third, fourth, fifth and seventh bays set forward slightly. Greek Doric
porch with coupled columns to fourth bay. Ground floor with windows probably
widened. Square headed windows. Sashes. Glazing bars. Corniced windows with
rosettes to frieze, those to first floor pedimented. Giant order of pilasters
linking first and second floors between bays. Cornice probably simplified.
Parapet. Rear to Motcomb Street also of interest with three storey arched
windows, designed to provide light to former first floor bazaars.
London. Vol. I. N Pevsner.


Listing NGR: TQ2805779396

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