OXFORD AND CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY CLUB

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1357491

Date first listed: 05-Feb-1970

Statutory Address: OXFORD AND CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY CLUB, 71-76, PALL MALL SW1

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Location

Statutory Address: OXFORD AND CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY CLUB, 71-76, PALL MALL SW1

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 29432 80159

Summary

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History

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Details

TQ 2980 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER PALL MALL SW1 81/54 (South side) 5.2.70 Nos 71 to 76 (consec) (Oxford and Cambridge University Club) GV II* Gentlemen's Club. 1836-37 by Sir Robert Smirke and his brother Sidney Smirke. Stucco, rusticated ground floor and channelled to 1st floor, slate roof. The last of the Clubs in a Greek Revival style. 2 storeys, basement and dormered attic. 7 windows wide. Central Corinthian portico with flight of steps. Ground floor rustication struck to semicircular arches of glazing bar sash windows, with linking impost string. Enriched cornice over ground floor beneath stucco balcony on coupled decorated console-brackets, with cast iron balustrading between dies. The 1st floor glazing bar sashes are recessed with pilaster jambs and entablatures set in panels extended up to contain figured reliefs in the antique taste by W. G. Nicholl from designs by the architect's father Robert Smirke. Main entablature has anthemion frieze, dentil string and modillion cornice with balustraded parapet. Greek Revival interior except for the staircase ornately remodelled with marble facings by Reginald Blomfield in 1906-12. Survey of London; vol XXIX

Listing NGR: TQ2942880154

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 422686

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Survey of London' in The Parish of St James Westminster Part 1 South of Piccadilly: Volumes 29 and 30, , Vol. 29, (1960)

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