48, BISHOPSGATE EC2

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1359148
Date first listed:
10-Nov-1977
Statutory Address:
48, BISHOPSGATE EC2

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Location

Statutory Address:
48, BISHOPSGATE EC2

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 33142 81308

Details

BISHOPSGATE EC2 1. 5002 (East Side) No 48 TQ 3381 SW 11/N/6 1.8.75.

II

2. Late C19. Elaborate stone building in flamboyant Second Empire style. 4 storeys and roof-storey; 3 bays wide. Ground floor with original large square headed opening with plate glass window and round arched entrance with enriched architrave and mask key crowned by console bracketed entablature with triglyph frieze and dentilled cornice. Architraved and pedimented windows above, right hand window slightly set forward with flanking pilasters supporting balustrade. Sill-guards to windows in wrought iron. Console bracketed pediments at 2nd floor level. Round headed windows set between pilasters and with projecting segmental sills and iron guards at 3rd floor level. Bracketed cornice. Large pedimented central dormer flanked by 2 smaller round-headed dormers in high pavilion roof of copper and slate. Wrought iron guard rails to parapet and ridge of roof. Wrought iron entrance gates and footscrapers.

Listing NGR: TQ3313981310

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
199315
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: 24 Jul 2001
Reference: IOE01/01945/17
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