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The Mayor's and the City of London Court

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheap, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5153 / 51°30'55"N

Longitude: -0.0914 / 0°5'29"W

OS Eastings: 532527

OS Northings: 181329

OS Grid: TQ325813

Mapcode National: GBR RB.MZ

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.C5JN

Entry Name: The Mayor's and the City of London Court

Listing Date: 10 November 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1192955

English Heritage Legacy ID: 199505

Location: City of London, London, EC2V

County: London

District: City and County of the City of London

Electoral Ward/Division: Cheap

Built-Up Area: City of London

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): City of London

Church of England Parish: St Vedast Foster Lane

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

GUILDHALL BUILDINGS EC2
1.
5002
The Mayor's and
the City of London Court
TQ 3281 SE 10/N/44

II GV

2.
1893, by Andrew Murray. Perpendicular Gothic, rock-faced stone with ashlar dressings, string courses etc. 2 storey front with 3-storey return on Basinghall Street. Principal elements of main facade are 2 3-bay ranges, with mullioned and transomed windows, those to the 1st storey cusped, between buttresses, flanking a lower 3-bay main entrance, slightly recessed with arched central door with carved spandrels, surmounted by 4 centre-arched traceried window to 1st storey, and crowning crocketted gable. The principal elements have blind traceried parapets, with carved gargoyles at the corners of the flanking ranges. Slated roofs with gable-ends. Stone turret with lead spirelet over east range, octagonal lantern with ogee lead cupola over west range.


Listing NGR: TQ3253881324

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