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Latitude: 51.5129 / 51°30'46"N
Longitude: -0.0888 / 0°5'19"W
OS Eastings: 532715
OS Northings: 181067
OS Grid: TQ327810
Mapcode National: GBR SC.6T
Mapcode Global: VHGR0.D7WJ
Entry Name: 1-6, Lombard Street Ec3
Listing Date: 10 November 1977
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1286139
English Heritage Legacy ID: 199585
Location: City of London, London, EC4N
District: City and County of the City of London
Electoral Ward/Division: Walbrook
Built-Up Area: City of London
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): City of London
Church of England Parish: St Stephen Walbrook
Church of England Diocese: London
LOMBARD STREET EC3
Nos 1 to 6 (consec)
TQ 3281 SE 10/N/43
1908 and 1915 by Dunn and Watson with W Curtis Green. Symmetrical stone facade
convex curved to follow line of street; 5 main storeys and 2 dormered roof storeys;
17 bays (3+11+3) with end pavilions of slight projection; tall channelled arcuated
base embracing lower 2 storeys, each arch containing iron railings to basement
windows and stone balustrades to mezzanine (lst) floor windows; giant Corinthian
order uniting 2nd, 3rd and 4th floors with attached unfluted columns and richly
carved entablature with dentilled and modillioned cornice and lion masks in the
cyma; crowning balustrade with plain dies, turned balusters and moulded capping.
The end pavilions emphasized by tripartite treatment with central ground floor
opening flanked by Byzantine columns carrying an enriched lintol and cornice; channelled
quoin piers to upper storeys. Central tripartite feature to main facade with tall
arched opening leading to coffered turret vaulted entrance flanked by 2 storey
narrower openings matching those to end pavilions. Balconies with iron balustrades
to all 3rd floor windows; the slated roof not prominent behind crowning balustrade.
To the left of the symmetrical 17 bay facade a lower 4 storeyed corner block, circular
on plan and containing another entrance. Facade returns to St Swithin's Lane.
Listing NGR: TQ3270481062
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