History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Phoenix House

A Grade II Listed Building in Candlewick, London

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5121 / 51°30'43"N

Longitude: -0.0881 / 0°5'17"W

OS Eastings: 532767

OS Northings: 180977

OS Grid: TQ327809

Mapcode National: GBR SD.C3

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.F884

Entry Name: Phoenix House

Listing Date: 1 August 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1064622

English Heritage Legacy ID: 199562

Location: City of London, London, EC4N

County: London

District: City and County of the City of London

Electoral Ward/Division: Candlewick

Built-Up Area: City of London

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): City of London

Church of England Parish: St Stephen Walbrook

Church of England Diocese: London

Find accommodation in
London

Listing Text

KING WILLIAM STREET EC4
1.
5002 (West Side)

Nos 3 to 7 (consec)
(Phoenix House)
TQ 3281 SE 10/N/7
TQ 3280 NE 16/N/7 1.8.75.

II

2.
Includes No 14 Abchurch Lane. 1915, by H L Anderson, extended 1931-32 by Campbell-Jones and Sons, 4 main storeys; stone; wide classical front of 11 bays (3+5+3) with the centre recessed above 1st floor; ground floor channelled with alternating courses plain and vermiculated forming voussoirs to round headed arches; Vitruvian scroll frieze and mutule cornice at 1st floor level; the lst floor treated as a mezzanine with panelled piers between the windows forming pedestals to the giant order which unites the 2nd and 3rd floors; columns to the recessed centre and pilasters left and right; bracketed and modillioned cornice with attic storeys to left and right and balustraded parapet to centre. The central entrance with doric blocked columns in antis and entablature with broken segmental pediment and bronze phoenix. Iron balconies to 2nd floor windows. Return to Abchurch Lane, including No 14, in simplified manner.

Listing NGR: TQ3276580966

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.