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Ship and Shovel Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in St James's, London

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Latitude: 51.5077 / 51°30'27"N

Longitude: -0.1247 / 0°7'29"W

OS Eastings: 530239

OS Northings: 180416

OS Grid: TQ302804

Mapcode National: GBR JF.4Q

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.SCDK

Entry Name: Ship and Shovel Public House

Listing Date: 9 January 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1220801

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209367

Location: Westminster, London, WC2N

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 Martin-in-the-Fields

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

9.1.70 Nos 2 and 3 (Ship and
Shovel PH)


Former pair of terrace houses, as one public house. c.1731-32, refaced
late C.18 and with late C.19 public house front. Yellow stock brick,
slate roof. 3 storeys and dormered mansard. 5 windows wide (3 windows to
No. 2 and 2 to No. 3). Ground floor has wooden public house frontage with
panelled and glazed doors and bar windows articulated by Corinthian
pilasters carrying entablature-fascia. Upper floors have recessed glazing
bar sashes under flat arches with stucco voussoirs. Parapet with coping.
Pub interior retains good late C.19 mahogany bar fittings and some
engraved glass. As originally built part of the Craven family's C.18
development of their Brewhouse property; c.f. Craven Street.

Survey of London; Vol. XVIII.

Listing NGR: TQ3021480386

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