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Threadneedle House, City of London

Description: Threadneedle House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 January 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 199311

OS Grid Reference: TQ3312081269
OS Grid Coordinates: 533120, 181269
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5147, -0.0829

Location: 38 Bishopsgate, City of London, EC2N 4 EC2N 4AJ

Locality: City of London
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: EC2N 4AJ

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Listing Text

5002 (East Side)
Nos 34 and 36
(Threadneedle House)
TQ 3381 SW 11/N/3 21.1.76.


Late C19. Classically derived stone building. 6 storeys and mansard. 5 window
bays wide. The facade divided as follows: Ground storey rusticated Doric base with frieze and cornice over. 1st storey a deep mezzanine with Ionic order of attached colonnettes to windows. 2nd and 3rd storeys united by giant Corinthian order of pilasters and attached columns with main cornice over. Double attic and mansard above. Terminal bays slightly projecting and emphasised in principal storeys by shallow oriels and enrichment to frieze of main cornice.
Entrance to Crosby Square penetrates ground storey.

Listing NGR: TQ3312081273

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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