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Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, Westminster

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Latitude: 51.5009 / 51°30'3"N

Longitude: -0.1281 / 0°7'41"W

OS Eastings: 530028

OS Northings: 179659

OS Grid: TQ300796

Mapcode National: GBR HJ.D4

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.QJNR

Plus Code: 9C3XGV2C+9Q

Entry Name: Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors

Listing Date: 1 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357063

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209883

Location: St. James's, Westminster, London, SW1P

County: 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 Matthew Westminster

Church of England Diocese: London

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Royal Institution of
Chartered Surveyors
Institution headquarters. 1896-98 by Alfred Waterhouse with additions by his
son Paul. Warm red brick with plenty of stone dressings, slate roofs.
Waterhouse's personal version of Jacobean mixed with Flemish Renaissance and
Gothic verticality. 3 tall storeys, basement and attic, the rear hall range to
Little George Street and Parliament Square of 2 tall storeys and attic.
Symmetrical 5-window wide entrance front. Central granite columned segmental
corniced porch. Ground floor windows mullioned and transomed and framed by
panelled pilasters; very tall 1st floor mullioned windows with 2 transoms,
triple light 2nd floor windows with strapwork panelled aprons. 1st floor
stone balcony; prominent crowning cornice surmounted over centre by elaborated,
pilastered "Venetian" dormer. The east gable end enriched with stone bandings
and crowned by ornate chimney stack. The hall range is linked by 2 bays of
cross mullioned windows with gable attics and a recessed bay with lofty
mullioned-transomed stairlights, the hall with 3 tall semicircular arched
windows; quadrant south east corner.

Listing NGR: TQ3002879659

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