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Ship and Shovel Public House, Westminster

Description: Ship and Shovel Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 209367

OS Grid Reference: TQ3023980415
OS Grid Coordinates: 530239, 180415
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5077, -0.1247

Location: The Arches Shopping, Westminster, London WC2N 5 WC2N 5PH

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: WC2N 5PH

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Listing Text

9.1.70 Nos 2 and 3 (Ship and
Shovel PH)


Former pair of terrace houses, as one public house. c.1731-32, refaced
late C.18 and with late C.19 public house front. Yellow stock brick,
slate roof. 3 storeys and dormered mansard. 5 windows wide (3 windows to
No. 2 and 2 to No. 3). Ground floor has wooden public house frontage with
panelled and glazed doors and bar windows articulated by Corinthian
pilasters carrying entablature-fascia. Upper floors have recessed glazing
bar sashes under flat arches with stucco voussoirs. Parapet with coping.
Pub interior retains good late C.19 mahogany bar fittings and some
engraved glass. As originally built part of the Craven family's C.18
development of their Brewhouse property; c.f. Craven Street.

Survey of London; Vol. XVIII.

Listing NGR: TQ3021480386

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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