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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.


List entry Number: 1064621



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: 05-Jun-1972

Date of most recent amendment: 18-Sep-1978

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 199560

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In the entry for: KING WILLIAM STREET EC4 16/428 (East Side) Adelaide House

King William Street shall be amended to read London Bridge


KING WILLIAM STREET EC4 1. 5002 (East Side) Adelaide House TQ 3280 NE 16/428 5.6.72.


2. 1924 to 5, by Sir John Burnet and Tait. Large, steel framed building of 11 storeys, 2 being below level of entrance from approach to London Bridge. Faced in Portland stone and grey granite with marked vertical emphasis, but with certain features of archaic Greek and Egyptian derivation. Order of pseudo-Doric columns to low entrance with some carved decoration above. Big, coved cornice below plain top storey with storey below treated as frieze. Rear elevation irregular and plainly built of yellow and white glazed brick with concrete lintols etc. Iron fire escapes.

Listing NGR: TQ3286480653

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National Grid Reference: TQ 32867 80653


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