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10, Trinity Square Ec3, City of London

Description: 10, Trinity Square Ec3

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 3 March 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 199787

OS Grid Reference: TQ3345280797
OS Grid Coordinates: 533452, 180797
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5103, -0.0783

Location: Muscovy Street, City of London, EC3N 4 EC3R 7NB

Locality: City of London
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: EC3R 7NB

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Listing Text

(West Side)
No 10
(Formerly listed as
Port of London Authority
TQ 3380 NW 17/477 3.3.72.


1912 to 22, by Sir Edwin Cooper. Large, detached, monumental building of Portland
stone. Nearly square plan with entrance at canted south east corner. Plain courtyard
formerly filled by large rotunda destroyed in World War II. 4 storeys plus basement
and slated mansard treated as stone attic to end pavilions and at entrance. Deep
entablature with pairs of Corinthian columns in antis to pavillons. 4-columned
entrance portico, also in antis, the entablature topped by balustrade in front
of attic. Above rises broad tower embellished with order of Corinthian pilasters
and piers, arched niche and colossal figure sculpture. Stepped upper part. Entrance
hall, corridors etc of some distinction. Suite of richly panelled rooms on 2nd
floor, notably dining room, chairman's room and board room, east 2 with exceptional
carved decoration. Small part of building is in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets.

Listing NGR: TQ3345180797

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Source: English Heritage

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