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Carmelite House

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Baynard, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5117 / 51°30'42"N

Longitude: -0.1073 / 0°6'26"W

OS Eastings: 531440

OS Northings: 180894

OS Grid: TQ314808

Mapcode National: GBR ND.28

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.384G

Entry Name: Carmelite House

Listing Date: 10 November 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1064727

English Heritage Legacy ID: 199353

Location: City of London, London, EC4Y

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

CARMELITE STREET EC4
1.
5002
No 8
(Carmelite House)
TQ 3180 NW 13/N/8

II

2.
Includes Nos 1 to 5 (consec) Tallis Street.
Late C19. Red brick with stone dressings and bands. 5 storeys, higher corner
tower with octagonal slate roof with lantern cupola, and flagstaff. Ground floor,
blue brick plinth, banded brick piers with stone capital course of shells, sea
gods and monsters. Plain stone frieze and cornice over, with corbels carrying
semi-octagonal brick pilasters against piers between windows on 1st, 2nd and 3rd
floors. Mullion and transom windows, including recessed oriels. Continuous stone bands at cills and heads, with moulded brick panels below 2nd and 3rd floorwindows. Strapwork frieze and cornice, with plainer attic storey over, with brick parapet and stone coping. Brick pilasters carried up, terminating in stone finials. Slated roof over, with dormer windows.


Listing NGR: TQ3143680901

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