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Latitude: 51.5095 / 51°30'34"N
Longitude: -0.0839 / 0°5'2"W
OS Eastings: 533067
OS Northings: 180692
OS Grid: TQ330806
Mapcode National: GBR TF.92
Mapcode Global: VHGR0.HBH5
Entry Name: Watermens Hall
Listing Date: 4 January 1950
Last Amended: 10 November 1977
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1285652
English Heritage Legacy ID: 199731
Location: City of London, London, EC3R
District: City and County of the City of London
Electoral Ward/Division: Billingsgate
Built-Up Area: City of London
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): City of London
Church of England Parish: St Mary at Hill Eastcheap
Church of England Diocese: London
ST MARY AT HILL EC3
Nos 17 and 18 (Watermen's Hall)
[Formerly listed as No 18
TQ 3380 NW 17/467 4.1.50.
1778 to 80, possibly by William Blackburn (?) with extension to north dated 1786.
Small building with distinguished front of Portland stone. 2 main storeys. Rusticated
ground storey with round-arched window flanked by square headed doorways and carved
panels above. Pairs of Ionic pilasters to upper part supporting entablature with
enriched frieze and pediment rising through parapet. Large Venetian window with
fanlight in lunette and carved arms to apron. Modern, copper-roofed mansard.
Vaulted entrance passage and simple curved stone stair with enriched, upper part
and lantern. Fine 1st floor court room with pilasters and pendentives to enriched,
circular ceiling. Carved marble chimney-piece with arms above in wood or plaster.
North extension of yellow brick with painted dressings. Shop to ground floor.
3-light window to 1st floor with semi-elliptical arch and decorated mullions and
fanlight. Lunette above. Small cornice and rendered parapet. Scheduled AM.
Listing NGR: TQ3306780693
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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