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Leadenhall Market Leadenhall Market with Subsidiary Numbering, City of London

Description: Leadenhall Market Leadenhall Market with Subsidiary Numbering

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 5 June 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 199571

OS Grid Reference: TQ3308681060
OS Grid Coordinates: 533086, 181060
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5128, -0.0835

Location: Leadenhall Market, City of London, EC3V 1 EC3V 3PD

Locality: City of London
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: EC3V 3PD

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Listing Text


Leadenhall Market with
subsidiary numbering

TQ 3381 SW 11/333A 1 to 36 (consec)
TQ 3381 SW 11/333B 64 to 74 (consec)
TQ 3381 SW 11/333C 36 to 42 (consec)
TQ 3380 NW 17/333B 43 to 57 (consec)
TQ 3380 NW 17/333C 58 to 63 (consec)

5.6.72 II*

Including Nos 89 and 90 Gracechurch Street. 1881, by Sir Horace Jones. Complex of roofed footways with 3 detached portions to south, lined with open fronted shops. External architecture of red brick and Portland stone in thin, classical style. Interior more robust with order of giant Corinthian columns etc apparently all in cast iron with elaboration to octagonal crossing. Simple, arched roof of timber and glass. Main elevation to Gracechurch Street with pair of ornamented 4 storeyed pavilions topped by shaped gables and turrets. Wide entrance with windows over and wide, shaped gable. Other entrances with City arms carved in Portland stone pediment supported on cast iron structure. Modern canopy of glass and iron to shops standing in open.

Listing NGR: TQ3307881055

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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