BASILDON HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1064583

Date first listed: 10-Nov-1977

Statutory Address: BASILDON HOUSE, 7-11, MOORGATE, LONDON, EC2R 6AF

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: BASILDON HOUSE, 7-11, MOORGATE, LONDON, EC2R 6AF

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Greater London Authority

District: City and County of the City of London (London Borough)

National Grid Reference: TQ 32638 81322

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Details

TQ 3281 SE 10/275

MOORGATE EC2 (West Side) Nos 7 to 11 (odd) (Basildon House)

GV II Late C19. In a Baroque style with Grecian details. Three storeys and two attic storeys, the upper set back. Three bays to Moorgate, five bays to the return; ground floor of pink granite forms a plinth.

First and second floors of Portland stone with polished granite giant Composite attached columns, square at the corner of the building. Big bow oriel windows to centre of each elevation, that to Moorgate rising to third floor level. Main entablature breaks forward over columns and follows curve of oriels. Third floor forms an attic storey - whose outer bays are articulated by bold and sculpted volutes carrying large urn finials, separating paired windows beneath pediments with carved tympana. The fourth (upper attic) floor has pedimented windows which interrupt a deep and enriched frieze.

Listing NGR: TQ3263881322

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 199652

Legacy System: LBS

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