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Imperial Buildings, City of London

Description: Imperial Buildings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 November 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 199704

OS Grid Reference: TQ3254281078
OS Grid Coordinates: 532542, 181078
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5131, -0.0913

Location: Sise Lane, City of London, EC2R 8 EC4N 4SF

Locality: City of London
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: EC4N 4SF

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Listing Text

5002 (North Side)

Nos 26 to 38 (even)
(Imperial Buildings)
TQ 3281 SE 10/N/23


1871, by F J Ward. Painted stone. Free use of Renaissance motifs. 4 storeys
with a strong horizontal emphasis of cornices and modelled sill bands returning
around rounded corners to plainer elevation to Pancras Lane. Windows grouped between
broad pilasters. 4 storey centrepiece with Venetian windows on 1st and 2nd floors
with paired Corinthian type columns and pilasters to left and right; flanking 2
storey canted bay windows. Rich foliated frieze and bracketed cornice, elaborate
surmounting balustrade.

Listing NGR: TQ3254581077

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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