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Queen Mary's Steps and Fragment of Whitehall Palace, Westminster

Description: Queen Mary's Steps and Fragment of Whitehall Palace

Grade: I
Date Listed: 14 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 210209

OS Grid Reference: TQ3029780072
OS Grid Coordinates: -691026, -15286931
Latitude/Longitude: 1,000.0000, 1,000.0000

Location: 1 Horse Guards Avenue, London SW1A SW1A 2BE

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW1A 2BE

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Listing Text

Queen Mary's Steps and Fragment
14.1.70 of Whitehall Palace
G.V. I
Part of former riverside terrace and steps and remains of palace wall.
Reconstructed remains of Tudor Palace wall and 1691-93 north end of
terrace and river steps by Sir Christopher Wren. Portland stone. The
reconstructed Tudor work is part of the base of the corner of the river
wall to Henry VIII's Whitehall Palace. In front of it is the surviving
north end of Queen Mary's Terrace with curved flight of steps flanked by
ashlar retaining walls of terrace; at the top of the steps, bases of 4
columns and the doorway sill of the river gate.

Listing NGR: TQ3029780072

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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