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Burberry's, Westminster

Description: Burberry's

Grade: II
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

Location: 10 St.Alban's Street, London SW1Y 4SQ SW1Y 4DQ

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW1Y 4DQ

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Listing Text

Nos. 18 to 22 consec.
GV (Burberry's)
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

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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