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Description: Bank of England
Date Listed: 5 June 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 199475
OS Grid Reference: TQ3114281135
OS Grid Coordinates: 531142, 181135
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5139, -0.1115
FLEET STREET EC4
No 194 (Bank of England)
TQ 3181 SW 7/66 5.6.72.
Includes No 1 Bell Yard.
1886, by Sir Arthur Blomfield (?) Vigorous, Italianate corner building. Basement of rough hewn grey granite. Portland stone above, with order of engaged Doric columns to ground storey and Ionic to 2 storeys above. Red granite columns to windows, those to ground storey of Venetian type, Corner pavilions with bracketed eaves cornice. Balustrade to area and crowning main building. Good ironwork to entrance in west pavilion. Small, lower wing to rear in Bell Yard.
Listing NGR: TQ3114281139
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Source: English Heritage
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