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4 and 5, Bell Yard Wc2, Westminster

Description: 4 and 5, Bell Yard Wc2

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 November 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 208659

OS Grid Reference: TQ3112881157
OS Grid Coordinates: 531128, 181157
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5141, -0.1117

Location: 6 Bell Yard, Westminster, London WC2A 2 WC2A 2JR

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: WC2A 2JR

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Listing Text

7/N/10 (East side)

Nos 4 and 5

Classical office building. Dated 1854. 4 storeys. 3 bays wide. Stucco. The
elevation is articulated by superimposed orders of pilasters each with a full
entablature. The ground and 1st floors have rusticated quoins with Doric and
Ionic pilasters respectively between the windows. The 2nd floor has modified
Corinthian pilasters, coupled at the corners. 1st and 2nd floor windows have
architrave surrounds, those to the 1st floor being pedimented. The 3rd floor is
treated as an attic with a balustrade above and central pedimented cartouche
containing the date. Simple entrance door with cornice. Return elevation in
glazed brick, articulated with moulded panels as blind window bays. Part of the
building lies within the City of London.

Listing NGR: TQ3113181162

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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