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34-40, Ludgate Hill Ec4

A Grade II Listed Building in Farringdon Within, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.514 / 51°30'50"N

Longitude: -0.1017 / 0°6'6"W

OS Eastings: 531820

OS Northings: 181163

OS Grid: TQ318811

Mapcode National: GBR PC.9F

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.663P

Entry Name: 34-40, Ludgate Hill Ec4

Listing Date: 10 November 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1064602

English Heritage Legacy ID: 199608

Location: City of London, London, EC4M

County: London

District: City and County of the City of London

Electoral Ward/Division: Farringdon Within

Built-Up Area: City of London

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): City of London

Church of England Parish: St Sepulchre Holborn

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

1.
5002 LUDGATE HILL ec4
(North Side)

Nos 34 to 40 (even)
TQ 3181 SE 8/N/4

II GV

2.
Mid-Victorian; 5 main storeys and 2 dormered storeys in the roof; minted facade
of 9 bays (the centre 3 recessed) over a ground floor with modern shopfronts.
Ground floor retains its central semi-circular recessed entrance with domical-head
and iron railed semi-circular projecting balcony to central 1st floor window over.
The facade above ground floor level freely composed mainly from French Renaissance
elements; the windows generally round-headed and in trios, those to the 2nd, 3rd
and 4th floors with attached columns and all with undivided plate glass in the
sliding sashes, the 1st and 2nd floors united by giant pilasters framing the outer
bays and untapered columns to the recessed centre; cornice at 3rd floor level above
which the 3rd and 4th floors are similarly united by giant pilasters supporting
a composed entablature with scallop ornaments in the frieze. Modern dormers.


Listing NGR: TQ3182581169

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