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QUEEN MARY'S STEPS AND FRAGMENT OF WHITEHALL PALACE

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: QUEEN MARY'S STEPS AND FRAGMENT OF WHITEHALL PALACE

List entry Number: 1066636

Location

QUEEN MARY'S STEPS AND FRAGMENT OF WHITEHALL PALACE, HORSE GUARDS AVENUE SW1

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

County: Greater London Authority

District: City of Westminster

District Type: London Borough

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 14-Jan-1970

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 210209

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

TQ 3080 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER HORSE GUARDS AVENUE, SWl 83/81 Queen Mary's Steps and Fragment 14.1.70 of Whitehall Palace G.V. I Part of former riverside terrace and steps and remains of palace wall. Reconstructed remains of Tudor Palace wall and 1691-93 north end of terrace and river steps by Sir Christopher Wren. Portland stone. The reconstructed Tudor work is part of the base of the corner of the river wall to Henry VIII's Whitehall Palace. In front of it is the surviving north end of Queen Mary's Terrace with curved flight of steps flanked by ashlar retaining walls of terrace; at the top of the steps, bases of 4 columns and the doorway sill of the river gate.

Listing NGR: TQ3029780072

Selected Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 17 Greater London

National Grid Reference: TQ 30297 80072

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