CLEMENT HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1066494
Date first listed:
24-Feb-1958
Date of most recent amendment:
09-Jan-1970
Statutory Address:
CLEMENT HOUSE, 99 AND 101, ALDWYCH WC2

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
CLEMENT HOUSE, 99 AND 101, ALDWYCH WC2

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

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
City of Westminster (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 30897 81071

Details

TQ 3081 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER ALDWYCH, WC2 60/25 (North side) 24.2.58 Clement House: Nos. 99 9.1.70 and 101 (formerly listed as Nos 99 and 101) G.V. (General Buildings)

II

Offices. 1909-11 by Sir John Burnet. Portland stone ashlar cladding steel frame, slate roof. Subtle restrained handling of classical motifs incorporating figure sculpture; part of the Aldwych-Kingsway development. 6 storeys plus attic storey and dormered mansard. 7 windows wide, with front curved convexly following line of Aldwych. Ground floor has central entrance framed by coupled Doric columns as are flanking windows, the dark bronze detailing of window and door frames increasing the effect of depth and shadow in ground floor provided by the colonnade. Simplified classical detailing to surrounds of bronze casement windows on upper floors. Sharply profiled main entablature below set back attic storey. Pairs of high relief carved figures are disposed in triangular composition on upper floors.

Edwardian Architecture and its Origins; Alistair Service (ed.).

Listing NGR: TQ3089781071

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
208540
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Service, A, Edwardian Architecture and its Origins, (1975)

Legal

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

End of official listing