Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1251951

Date first listed: 13-Feb-1989

Date of most recent amendment: 24-Jul-1989

Statutory Address: 37-39, LIME STREET


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Statutory Address: 37-39, LIME STREET

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

County: Greater London Authority

District: City and County of the City of London (London Borough)

National Grid Reference: TQ 33175 81012


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TQ3381 LIME STREET (east side) Nos 37-39 (consecutive)

(Formerly lsted as Nos 36-39) 11/401 II

Office building. 1929 by Leo Sylvester Sullivan; carved details by Henry Poole. Steel-framed, faced in Portland stone. Stripped classical style with neo-classical details. 6 storeys; 9-bay range. Ground floor has central pedimented doorway with acroteria, and acanthus leaf and bead- and-reel carving to architrave. Greek key frieze beneath pediment is con- tinued as frieze beneath continuous moulded cornice above ground floor: square-headed windows divided by Tuscan piers and moulded full-height arch- itraves with bracketed cornices to outer windows. Vertical strips of recessed windows, with classical ornament to metal aprons, are set between giant order of piers continued from cornice over ground floor to antherion capitals beneath parapet which has moulded cornice with Greek key frieze.

Listing NGR: TQ3317581012


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Legacy System number: 434867

Legacy System: LBS

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