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Date Listed: 1 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 210133
OS Grid Reference: TQ2974480564
OS Grid Coordinates: 529744, 180564
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5091, -0.1318
TQ 2980 NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER HAYMARKET, SW1
Nos. 18 to 22 consec.
Grand retail premises. 1912 by Walter Cave. Stone faced corner block with
slate roof. Edwardian neo Mannerism detail but restrained by Beaux Arts
balance of composition. 3 storeys and slate mansard. 5 windows wide with
narrow staircase bay to left and return to Orange Street. Ground floor
display windows (unaltered) and central entrance with double doors
articulated by a mannerist order of Doric engaged columns supporting
entablature. 1st and 2nd floors have giant order of French Ionic columns
creating grand arcade with the 2nd floor windows as lunettes in the clean
cut ashlar of the arches. Banded pilasters each end of the elevation.
Modillion cornice with balustrade between enriched dormers. Ornate
bracketed clock at 2nd floor level. Similar details to Orange Street
Listing NGR: TQ2974480564
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Source: English Heritage
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