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Number 26 (Formerly Known As Numbers 26 and 27)

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Latitude: 51.5158 / 51°30'57"N

Longitude: -0.1044 / 0°6'15"W

OS Eastings: 531627

OS Northings: 181360

OS Grid: TQ316813

Mapcode National: GBR NB.QS

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.45N9

Plus Code: 9C3XGV8W+86

Entry Name: Number 26 (Formerly Known As Numbers 26 and 27)

Listing Date: 15 August 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1375267

English Heritage Legacy ID: 466152

Location: City of London, London, EC4A

County: London

District: City and County of the City of London

Electoral Ward/Division: Farringdon Within

Built-Up Area: City of London

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): City of London

Church of England Parish: St Sepulchre Holborn

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

(east side)

627/8/10183 No.26 (formerly known as
Nos. 26 and 27)


Former printing machinery works. Dated 1886. T Knowles Green, architect. Red brick with terracotta dressing. Tiled roof. Asymmetrical composition in Flemish Renaissance style.
EXTERIOR: 4 storeys with attic; 3 wide bays with narrow entrance bay to the south, with projecting, turretted bay above entrance. One central bay of paired windows flanked by bays with tripartite windows and segmental, gabled dormers in the attic. The ground divided laterally and vertically into 4 sections: the lower part is rusticated, the pilasters above are channelled and divide 3 shallow, segmental-headed windows and a narrow entrance. A horizontal, decorative band divides the upper and lower parts of the large windows. A decorated, terracotta cornice separates the upper floors from the largely glazed ground and first floors; an elaborate frieze is repeated on the gables. Converted into offices.
INTERIOR: No features of special interest visible.

Listing NGR: TQ3162681362

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

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