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Latitude: 51.499 / 51°29'56"N
Longitude: -0.1565 / 0°9'23"W
OS Eastings: 528057
OS Northings: 179396
OS Grid: TQ280793
Mapcode National: GBR 9J.1T
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.7LL6
Entry Name: 2-12, HALKIN ARCADE SW1 (See details for further address information)
Listing Date: 1 December 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1279385
English Heritage Legacy ID: 210004
Location: Westminster, London, SW1X
District: City of Westminster
Electoral Ward/Division: Knightsbridge and Belgravia
Built-Up Area: City of Westminster
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Paul Knightsbridge
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 2880 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER HALKIN ARCADE, SW1
Nos 2 to 12 (consec)
including 27 and 28
Motcomb Street and lla
West Halkin Street
Shopping arcade. Circa 1830. Stucco, roof not visible. 3 storeys. 8 bays.
First, third, fourth, fifth and seventh bays set forward slightly. Greek Doric
porch with coupled columns to fourth bay. Ground floor with windows probably
widened. Square headed windows. Sashes. Glazing bars. Corniced windows with
rosettes to frieze, those to first floor pedimented. Giant order of pilasters
linking first and second floors between bays. Cornice probably simplified.
Parapet. Rear to Motcomb Street also of interest with three storey arched
windows, designed to provide light to former first floor bazaars.
London. Vol. I. N Pevsner.
Listing NGR: TQ2805779396
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