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139-144, Leadenhall Street Ec3, City of London

Description: 139-144, Leadenhall Street Ec3

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 199576

OS Grid Reference: TQ3312981154
OS Grid Coordinates: 533129, 181154
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5136, -0.0828

Location: Leadenhall Street, City of London, EC3V 4 EC3V 4PP

Locality: City of London
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: EC3V 4PP

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Listing Text

5002 (North Side)
Nos 140 to 144 (consec)
(Incorporating No 139)
TQ 3381 SW 11/366 5.6.72.


1929, by Lutyens, Whinney and Hall. Tall Portland stone front in modified classical
style. 5 main storeys. Arcaded ground storey, open at centre to vaulted lobby.
Shaped window to rusticated mezzanine. Corniced and pedimented windows to 2nd
storey; plain above. Parapet and part balustrade with 2 open, arched and pedimented
end pavilions in front of much recessed, 2 storeyed attic. This has central pediment
and elaborate, open end towers with order of Corinthian pilasters etc and shaped
roofs topped by gilt balls. Plain east flank now exposed. Rear of no interest.

Listing NGR: TQ3312981170

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Source: English Heritage

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