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Nos. 41 and 42, CLOTH FAIR

A Grade II* Listed Building in Farringdon Within, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.519 / 51°31'8"N

Longitude: -0.1001 / 0°6'0"W

OS Eastings: 531920

OS Northings: 181715

OS Grid: TQ319817

Mapcode National: GBR P9.PN

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.62YW

Entry Name: Nos. 41 and 42, CLOTH FAIR

Listing Date: 4 January 1950

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1064703

English Heritage Legacy ID: 199379

Location: City of London, London, EC1A

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: Great St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 3181 NE,
2/11

CLOTH FAIR EC1,
(North Side),
Nos 41 and 42

4.1.50.

GV

II*

Early C17 house, now offices; restored by Seeley and Paget in 1930. Red corner brick building. 4 storeys plus another in tiled roof with hipped, boarded gable to street. Arcaded ground storey, largely modern. Pairs of two-storeyed timber bay windows above, now with casement windows. Brick storey bands and timber eaves cornice. Fine panelled room on 2nd floor with much early woodwork. Similar room with painted panelling on the floor below. C17 staircase from second floor to attic. The building is of particular interest because it survived the Great Fire of London. The Seeley and Paget restoration was sensitive and archaeologically accurate.


Listing NGR: TQ3192081715

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