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143 and 144, Fleet Street Ec4

A Grade II Listed Building in City of London, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5144 / 51°30'51"N

Longitude: -0.1071 / 0°6'25"W

OS Eastings: 531445

OS Northings: 181190

OS Grid: TQ314811

Mapcode National: GBR NC.3B

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.367F

Entry Name: 143 and 144, Fleet Street Ec4

Listing Date: 10 November 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1064661

English Heritage Legacy ID: 199468

Location: City of London, London, EC4A

County: London

District: City and County of the City of London

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle Baynard

Built-Up Area: City of London

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): City of London

Church of England Parish: St Bride Fleet Street

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

FLEET STREET EC4
1.
5002
(North Side)
Nos 143 and 144
TQ 3181 SW 7/84

II GV

2.
Late C19; elaborate carved stone gothic facade; 2 gabled bays; 4 storeys and roof
storey; the ground floor with modern shopfronts within and partly concealing original
stone surround with zigzag and prism and rope mouldings. A pair of canted oriels
of shallow projection occupy almost the whole width of the facade, rising through
1st, 2nd and 3rd floors, containing at each level paired stone mullioned sash windows
With elaborately traceried heads; traceried panels to the blind returns and window
aprons and pierced tracery to the oriel parapets; the party divisions emphasized
by rope moulded shafts rising through the 3 upper storeys. In a hooded niche at
1st floor level between the oriels a statue of Mary, Queen of Scots. Finely shaped,
pierced and ornamented bargeboards to the twin gables. Tiled roof with iron cresting.
Prominent stone party stacks with relief carving and moulded caps.


Listing NGR: TQ3144581193

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