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Cabmen's Shelter to North of Central Garden, Westminster

Description: Cabmen's Shelter to North of Central Garden

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 210048

OS Grid Reference: TQ2888781112
OS Grid Coordinates: 528887, 181112
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5142, -0.1440

Location: 13 Hanover Square, Westminster, London W1S 1 W1R 0AH

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W1R 0AH

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Listing Text

Cabmen's Shelter to
North of Central Garden
- II
Cabmen's Shelter 1897. Timber framed with tongue and groove timber panel infill;
timber clad hipped roof to eaves. 7 bays by 3 bays. Entrance to south side,
windows to upper part of wall in second,third and fifth bays, plate glass. Narrow
band of decorative fretwork panels between, below eaves. Prominent rafters to eaves
with decorative ends. Stump of central fleche survives. Erected by Cabmen's Shelter
Fund. One of most elaborate surviving examples.

Listing NGR: TQ2888781112

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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