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5, Crane Court Ec4, City of London

Description: 5, Crane Court Ec4

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 January 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 199412

OS Grid Reference: TQ3130281243
OS Grid Coordinates: 531302, 181243
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5149, -0.1091

Location: 8 Crane Court, City of London, EC4A 1 EC4A 2EJ

Locality: City of London
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: EC4A 2EJ

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Listing Text

(East Side)
No 5
TQ 3181 SW 7/78 4.1.50.


Circa 1670 by Nicholas Barbon, but badly damaged by fire 1971 and largely reconstructed
in facsimile. Front and rear walls entirely rebuilt. 3 storeys plus basement
and slated mansard. 5 windows. Red brick with flat arches to windows, floor bands
and parapet. Slight doorcase with architrave and flat hood on shaped brackets.
Rear elevation to Red Lion Court has less regular windows with segmental arches:
painted pilasters to ground storey with coarsely carved frieze. The interior also
mainly reconstructed. Includes decorative plaster ceilings reconstructed but incorporating
much original decorative work.

Listing NGR: TQ3130481252

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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