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The Frigate Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.512 / 51°30'43"N

Longitude: -0.1273 / 0°7'38"W

OS Eastings: 530048

OS Northings: 180891

OS Grid: TQ300808

Mapcode National: GBR HD.K5

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.R817

Entry Name: The Frigate Public House

Listing Date: 15 January 1973

Last Amended: 1 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1213598

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209890

Location: Westminster, London, WC2H

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: St James's

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Anne Soho

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 3080 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER GREAT NEWPORT STREET,
72/22 WC2
No 1 (The Frigate Public
15.1.73 House) (formerly listed as
Cranbourne Public House)
G.V. II
Corner public house. c.1890. Red brick with painted stone bands and
dressings, slate roof. Lively Jacobethan "gin palace". 4 storeys and
dormered mansard. 2 windows wide, corner turret and 3 window return to
Upper St. Martin's Lane. Elaborate painted stone and polished granite
public house front to ground floor with corner splay entrance of double
panelled and glazed doors with fanlight and segmental arched bar windows
divided by enriched pilasters. Upper floors have sash windows in stone
frames, those on 1st floor semicircular arched with keystones and enriched
spandrels; 2nd floor with oriels, scrolled pediments and enriched aprons.
Pedimented stucco gabled attics and balustraded parapet over dentil
cornice. The corner turret is surmounted by a cupola and short spire with
weathervane. 1970s interior designed on naval theme.


Listing NGR: TQ3004880891

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