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Clergy House and Archbushops House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Vincent Square, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4951 / 51°29'42"N

Longitude: -0.1386 / 0°8'19"W

OS Eastings: 529312

OS Northings: 178990

OS Grid: TQ293789

Mapcode National: GBR FL.17

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.KP27

Entry Name: Clergy House and Archbushops House

Listing Date: 24 February 1958

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1210118

English Heritage Legacy ID: 208541

Location: Westminster, London, SW1P

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: Vincent Square

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Stephen Rochester Row

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2979 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER AMBROSDEN AVENUE, SW1
99/14 (west side)
24.2.58
Clergy House and
Archbishop's House
GV
II*

Residential building for cathedral clergy. 1895 to c1902. Bentley. Red brick,
Portland stone dressings, green slate roof. 2 storeys, semi-basement, attic and
attic mansard. 6 main bays, that to left consisting of 5 storey tower-like projec-
tion, with low pyramidal roof. Other bays almost symmetrical treatment with central
projecting porch with gothic columns and barrel roof, outer bays of 3 windows each,
inner bays have paired windows with unifying thermal windows over. Square headed
windows, sashes, glazing bars, with segmental reveals above; first floor windows
architraved, and first floor wrought iron balcony to centre 3 bays. Cornice above
first floor. Pilaster strips between attic windows. Wrought iron railings of
original design. Return facade to left. Interiors not inspected. Forms a group
with Diocesan Hall, qv, and The Metropolitan Cathedral Church of the Most Precious
Blood, Ashley Gardens, qv.

London, Vol I. N Pevsner.


Listing NGR: TQ2930179004

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