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Latitude: 51.5089 / 51°30'32"N
Longitude: -0.084 / 0°5'2"W
OS Eastings: 533060
OS Northings: 180628
OS Grid: TQ330806
Mapcode National: GBR TF.88
Mapcode Global: VHGR0.HBFL
Entry Name: Billingsgate Market
Listing Date: 1 April 1980
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1358911
English Heritage Legacy ID: 199851
Location: City of London, London, EC3R
District: City and County of the City of London
Electoral Ward/Division: Billingsgate
Built-Up Area: City of London
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): City of London
Church of England Parish: St Mary at Hill Eastcheap
Church of England Diocese: London
LOWER THAMES ST EC3
TQ 3380 NW 17/530
1872-3 (Sir) Horace Jones, architect. Huge structure in brick with
Portland stone dressings in a classical style of French seventeenth
century inspiration. Road front with ends and centre raised above
remainder. Pedimented centrepiece of three bays with round headed
arcade, the same arcade extended to right and left for five bays.
Sash windows above cill bands and cornice. End blocks with cornices
between storeys and pilaster decoration cornice with stone ornaments
and ornamental dormers. River elevation somewhat similar but with
four and a half storey end blocks with balustraded tops. Curved
mansard lead roof along frontage with decorative stone dormers.
Larger dormer in centre but otherwise as remainder.
Interior has cast-iron roofed market structure with below it,
extensive storage accommodation.
The site has been in use for market purposes since the thirteenth
Listing NGR: TQ3306080628
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