THE DAILY TELEGRAPH BUILDING

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1358917
Date first listed:
19-May-1983
Date of most recent amendment:
24-Aug-1983
Statutory Address:
THE DAILY TELEGRAPH BUILDING, 135-141, FLEET STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE DAILY TELEGRAPH BUILDING, 135-141, FLEET 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 31469 81191

Details

In the entry for

1. 5002 FLEET STREET

135 to 141 (odd) (The Daily Telegraph Building) TQ 3181 7/300

The address shall be amended to read as follows

FLEET STREET 5002 Nos 135 to 141 (consec) (The Daily Telegraph Building) TQ 3181 7/300

II

Newspaper offices with flats above 1928. Elcock C. Sutcliffe with Thomas Tait. Portland stone granite podium, six storeys including recessed top storey. Seven windows wide. Central entrance. Five centre bays set slightly forward within five storey panel with fluted frame. Giant columns between windows. Stone facia above first floor with words ¿Daily Telegraph¿. Outer bays with carriageways and vertical windows with zig zag panels between (only first floor retains original zigzag glazing). These rise to form towers. Bronze balconies and window frames including showcases with Egyptian ornament to ground floor and openwork bronze doors. Stone relief sculptures over door, same windows and to tops of tower. Large elaborate clock attached to third floor level. Mezzanine inserted into entrance hall. Other interiors not seen.

Listing NGR: TQ3146981194

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
199867
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: 10 Apr 2005
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