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2-12, Halkin Arcade Sw1 (See Details for Further Address Information), Westminster

Description: 2-12, Halkin Arcade Sw1 (See Details for Further Address Information)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 210004

OS Grid Reference: TQ2805779396
OS Grid Coordinates: 528057, 179396
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4990, -0.1565

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW1X 8JL

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Listing Text

Nos 2 to 12 (consec)
including 27 and 28
Motcomb Street and lla
West Halkin Street
Shopping arcade. Circa 1830. Stucco, roof not visible. 3 storeys. 8 bays.
First, third, fourth, fifth and seventh bays set forward slightly. Greek Doric
porch with coupled columns to fourth bay. Ground floor with windows probably
widened. Square headed windows. Sashes. Glazing bars. Corniced windows with
rosettes to frieze, those to first floor pedimented. Giant order of pilasters
linking first and second floors between bays. Cornice probably simplified.
Parapet. Rear to Motcomb Street also of interest with three storey arched
windows, designed to provide light to former first floor bazaars.
London. Vol. I. N Pevsner.

Listing NGR: TQ2805779396

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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