Lonsdale House / Drake House

Date:
17 Oct 2000
Location:
Lonsdale House, 6 And 7 Dowgate Hill Ec4, City Of London, Greater London
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Drake House, 3 And 5 Dowgate Hill Ec4, City Of London, Greater London
Reference:
IOE01/02577/12
Type:
Photograph (Digital)

Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

DOWGATE HILL EC4 1.

5002 (West Side) Nos 3 and 5 (Drake House) Nos 6 and 7 (Lonsdale House) TQ 3280 NE 16/420 5.6.72.

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2.

1881. Simplified gothic style of red brick and terra cotta. 4 storeys plus basement dormers to slated mansard, Nos 3 and 5 with plain added storey plus mansard. Plain ground storey of polished brown granite and plate glass. Enriched, pointed arches to 1st floor windows. Segmental arches above. Corbelled cornice and arcaded parapet to Nos 6 and 7. No 3 refaced on north side where adjoining building destroyed.

Vaulted entrance passage to No 4 with rich, wrought iron gates and coat of arms over. Rear elevation, of red brick and stone, continues late C17 style of courtyard with arcaded ground storey and large modillion cornice of timber above 2nd storey.

Listing NGR: TQ3256280886

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/0554 IOE Records taken by Marion Davies; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mrs Marion Davies. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Davies, Marion

Rights Holder: Davies, Marion

Keywords

Brick, Slate, Stone, Terracotta, Victorian Gate, Unassigned, Courtyard, Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Coat Of Arms, Commemorative, Commemorative Monument, Office, Building

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