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Latitude: 51.5065 / 51°30'23"N
Longitude: -0.1269 / 0°7'36"W
OS Eastings: 530093
OS Northings: 180280
OS Grid: TQ300802
Mapcode National: GBR HG.N4
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.RD8G
Entry Name: Old Shades Public House
Listing Date: 5 February 1970
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1267004
English Heritage Legacy ID: 207605
Location: Westminster, London, SW1A
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
TQ 3080 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER WHITEHALL SW1
83/55 (East side)
5.2.70 Old Shades Public House
(Nos 37 and 39)
Public house. Dated 1898 by Treadwell and Martin. Stone faced, slate roof.
Tall,narrow,shaped gabled frontage,in this partnership's distinctive Free Style
late Flemish-Gothic style that follows the lead given by Wilson and Townsend.
4 storeys. 2 windows wide. Oak "half-timbered" public house front with carved
spandrels and 4-centred arched doorway. Upper floors have paired, cross-mullioned,
leaded casements and coupled 4 centred arch lights to 3rd floor; framed by sharply
profiled mullion-piers terminating in slenden,sun- flower finials with serpentine
cornices carried across, over cartouches above 3rd floor window heads; carved
enrichment to aprons. Elaborate elongated shaped gable, with carved enrichment,
the coping swept down and delicately scrolled on wall face flanking 3rd floor.
Edwardian Architecture; Alistair Service.
Listing NGR: TQ3009380280
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