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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: 34-40, LUDGATE HILL EC4

List entry Number: 1064602



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

County: Greater London Authority

District: City and County of the City of London

District Type: London Borough


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Nov-1977

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 199608

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1. 5002 LUDGATE HILL ec4 (North Side)

Nos 34 to 40 (even) TQ 3181 SE 8/N/4


2. Mid-Victorian; 5 main storeys and 2 dormered storeys in the roof; minted facade of 9 bays (the centre 3 recessed) over a ground floor with modern shopfronts. Ground floor retains its central semi-circular recessed entrance with domical-head and iron railed semi-circular projecting balcony to central 1st floor window over. The facade above ground floor level freely composed mainly from French Renaissance elements; the windows generally round-headed and in trios, those to the 2nd, 3rd and 4th floors with attached columns and all with undivided plate glass in the sliding sashes, the 1st and 2nd floors united by giant pilasters framing the outer bays and untapered columns to the recessed centre; cornice at 3rd floor level above which the 3rd and 4th floors are similarly united by giant pilasters supporting a composed entablature with scallop ornaments in the frieze. Modern dormers.

Listing NGR: TQ3182581169

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National Grid Reference: TQ 31820 81163


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