CENTRAL TIMBER FRAMED ARBOUR/TOOL SHED

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1249910
Date first listed:
26-Feb-1992
Statutory Address:
CENTRAL TIMBER FRAMED ARBOUR/TOOL SHED, SOHO SQUARE

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Location

Statutory Address:
CENTRAL TIMBER FRAMED ARBOUR/TOOL SHED, SOHO SQUARE

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 29698 81249

Details

SOHO SQUARE TQ 2981 SE CENTRAL TIMBER- FRAMED ARBOUR/TOOL SHED 1900/58/10001 GV II Garden arbour/tool shed forming the centre piece of Soho Square c1925- 6, built by Messrs J. Strutt & Co, 27 Endell Street for the Charing Cross Electricity Company as a disguise for an electricity sub- station. Brick and breezeblock core with timber-framing of re-use C17/18 floor beams having rendered infill panels; an old (pre C17?) 4-centred head to south door. Clay peg tiled conical roof with upswept projecting eaves on shaped brackets & gabled dormers to north & south elevations having shaped bargeboards. Tudorbethan style, built to appear as an octagonal market cross building. 2 storeys, 8 windows. Overhanging 1st floor supported on round arched arcading with carved spandrels. North & south elevations have double panelled doors with 4-centred heads. 1st floor windows of 3 lights and gables 4 lights, all with carved timber trefoil heads.

Listing NGR: TQ2969881249

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
432139
Legacy System:
LBS

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

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Date: 27 Jun 2004
Reference: IOE01/12669/07
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