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Description: Wardrobe House and Adjoining Archway
Date Listed: 10 November 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 199811
OS Grid Reference: TQ3187681005
OS Grid Coordinates: 531876, 181005
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5126, -0.1010
WARDROBE PLACE EC4
Nos 5a (Wardrobe House),
5b and adjoining archway
TQ 3181 SE 8/N/6
TQ 3180 NE 14/N/6
Late C19. Red brick with moulded brick enrichment and painted stone dressings.
3 storeys, 3 bays. Ground floor,central doorcase with swagged Ionic pilasters
supporting consoles and pedimented cornice. Ground to 2nd floor windows with moulded
brick architraves; those to ground and 1st floors with stone cornices over, 2nd
floor with triangular sediments and apron panels of moulded brick.
Arch to right: semi-circular headed door with rubbed red brick arch and moulded
jambs. Flanking brick pilasters with foliated stone capitals. Plain brick frieze
and cornice. Surmounting balustrade with ball finials and pedimented brick niche
containing sculpted stone panel.
Listing NGR: TQ3187481019
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Source: English Heritage
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