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87, Chancery Lane Wc2

A Grade II Listed Building in Holborn and Covent Garden, London

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Latitude: 51.5157 / 51°30'56"N

Longitude: -0.112 / 0°6'43"W

OS Eastings: 531101

OS Northings: 181333

OS Grid: TQ311813

Mapcode National: GBR MB.0T

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.05ND

Entry Name: 87, Chancery Lane Wc2

Listing Date: 10 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1292298

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209060

Location: Camden, London, WC2A

County: London

District: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: Holborn and Covent Garden

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Bride Fleet Street

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

10.11 .86 No. 87

- II

Chambers or commercial premises, 1863 by Arthur Blomfield, an early work.
Patterned red and yellow brick and stone, slate roof. Narrow High
Victorian Gothic front influenced by Butterfield. 4 storeys. One bay wide
with central gable. Ground floor frontage altered mid C.20 under pointed
arch. Triple light sash windows to 1st and 2nd floors, twin light to 3rd
floor; all with colonettes dividing lights; the 1st floor has lintels
beneath Gothic relieving arches with brick nogged tympana; 2nd floor with
open Gothic arches and 3rd floor with lintel and Gothic brick nogged
relieving arch in gable. Saddlestone with kneelers and finial.

The London Building World of the Eiqhteen-Sixties; John Summerson.

The asset was previously listed twice also at List entry 1258108. This entry was removed from the List on 20 April 2018.

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