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Friary of St Francis, Westminster

Description: Friary of St Francis

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 209744

OS Grid Reference: TQ2926978904
OS Grid Coordinates: 529269, 178904
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4943, -0.1393

Location: 47 Francis Street, Westminster, London SW1P 1 SW1V 1BP

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW1V 1BP

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Listing Text

14.1.70 No 47 (Friary of
St Francis)
Franciscan Friary. Mid Cl9. Yellow brick, painted to ground floor. Roof not
visible. 3 storeys, attic and basement. 7 windows wide. Free early Renaissance
manner. Ground floor recessed behind round arched arcade, with simplified
capitals and drum piers; paterae to spandrels. Arched central entrance,first
and second floor windows round-headed, in pairs, with shared gauged work rising
to point between. Brick band above second floor. Corbel table to eaves with
triplets of windows at intervals. Return to left with full height canted bay.
Bronze figure of St Francis set at first floor level to corner of facade.

Listing NGR: TQ2926978904

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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