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54, Farringdon Street Ec1 (See Details for Further Address Information), City of London

Description: 54, Farringdon Street Ec1 (See Details for Further Address Information)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 199519

OS Grid Reference: TQ3156081501
OS Grid Coordinates: 531560, 181501
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5171, -0.1053

Location: 12 Plumtree Court, City of London, EC4A 4 EC4A 4BD

Locality: City of London
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: EC4A 4BD

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Nos 24 and 25
TQ 3181 NE 2 & 8/29A
TQ 3181 SE 8/29B 5.6.72.


Includes Nos 41 and 54 Farringdon Street.
1863-9 by William Heywood (?) Pair of pavilions to bridge containing stairs between
Holborn Viaduct and Farringdon Street in their open, lower storeys. Enriched,
round-arched style. Portland stone. 3 main storeys plus basement and slated mansard
with stone dormers breaking pierced parapet. Statues and other ornament to north
elevations. Iron railed balconies to longer returns. Formerly matched by another
pair of pavilions to north of bridge.

Listing NGR: TQ3155981499

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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