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Goldsmiths Hall

A Grade I Listed Building in Cheap, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5157 / 51°30'56"N

Longitude: -0.0959 / 0°5'45"W

OS Eastings: 532219

OS Northings: 181357

OS Grid: TQ322813

Mapcode National: GBR QB.MV

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.955F

Entry Name: Goldsmiths Hall

Listing Date: 4 January 1950

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1286469

English Heritage Legacy ID: 199478

Location: City of London, London, EC2V

County: London

District: City and County of the City of London

Electoral Ward/Division: Cheap

Built-Up Area: City of London

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): City of London

Church of England Parish: St Vedast Foster Lane

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

FOSTER LANE EC2
1.
5002
(East Side)
Goldsmith's Hall
TQ 3281 SW 9/217 4.1.50.

I

2.
1829-35 by Philip Hardwick. Detached, Portland stone building in rich classical
style. 3 storeys. 11 Windows to main west front with engaged, 6 columned, Corinthian
portico, on high pedestal, rising through 3 storeys. Returns have 7 windows with
4 pilasters. Pedimented lst floor windows: central 5 to west front have balconies
on brackets with elaborate carving above. Pair of lamps and good metalwork to
entrance. 4 good lamp standards on granite bases - lanterns possibly renewed.
Irregular rear with cast iron area railing and 5 large, round arched windows to
hall on 1st floor. Very good interior, especially staircase, hall and north front
room. Scheduled AM.


Listing NGR: TQ3221981357

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