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THE CITADEL

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: THE CITADEL

List entry Number: 1066638

Location

THE CITADEL, HORSEGUARDS PARADE 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: II

Date first listed: 01-Dec-1987

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 210224

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

TQ 2980 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER HORSEGUARDS PARADE, SWl 82/74 The Citadel G.V. II Bunker-fortress and air raid shelter. 1939, Ministry of Works with W.A. Forsyth as consultant. Reinforced concrete with concrete and pebble and flint aggregate block facing, flat roofed. Massive Cubist fortress. 3 storey height, slightly battered walls with watch tower above parapet on corner with Mall; terrace to west at 2nd floor level flanked by machine gun turrets. See also New Government Offices, Whitehall 2nd World War Cabinet Rooms.

Listing NGR: TQ2991380192

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National Grid Reference: TQ 29913 80192

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