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Fishmongers Hall, City of London

Description: Fishmongers Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 5 June 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 199561

OS Grid Reference: TQ3280680671
OS Grid Coordinates: 532806, 180671
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5094, -0.0877

Location: A3, City of London, EC4R 3 EC4R 9EL

Locality: City of London
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: EC4R 9EL

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There is also a scheduled monument, Fishmongers' Hall, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

Listing Text

In the entry for:

16/426 (West Side)
Fishmonger's Hall

King William Street shall be amended to read London Bridge


(West Side)
Fishmongers' Hall
TQ 3280 NE 16/426 5.6.72.


1831 to 34, by Henry Roberts and George Gilbert Scott. Prominent, detached building
in Greek revival style. 2 main storeys in Portland stone, with order of Ionic
columns and pilasters. Double basement of granite below level of London Bridge.
Principal basement windows arched with arcade supporting balustraded terrace to
river front. Above is 6 columned portico, its pediment rising through balustrade
crowning entablature. Pair of columns in antis, to entrance, with modelled attic
above, incorporating coat of arms. Granite balustrade to area with pair of cast
iron lamp standards at entrance. Plain irregular rear of brick, partly rendered.
Interior partly reconstructed in facsimile and a little altered after damage in
World War II. Fine entrance hall with Doric colonnade, double branching staircase,
1st floor court room, dining room and banqueting hall etc. Scheduled AM.

Listing NGR: TQ3280680671

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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