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Embankment Wall with Cast Iron Lamp Standards

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Baynard, London

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Latitude: 51.5109 / 51°30'39"N

Longitude: -0.1065 / 0°6'23"W

OS Eastings: 531494

OS Northings: 180804

OS Grid: TQ314808

Mapcode National: GBR ND.7K

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.39J3

Entry Name: Embankment Wall with Cast Iron Lamp Standards

Listing Date: 10 November 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1358921

English Heritage Legacy ID: 199801

Location: City of London, London, EC4V

County: London

District: City and County of the City of London

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle Baynard

Built-Up Area: City of London

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): City of London

Church of England Parish: St Bride Fleet Street

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

Embankment wall with
cast iron lamp standards
TQ 3180 NW 13/156
TQ 3180 NE 14/156


Circa 1864-70 by Sir Joseph Bazalgette. Granite retaining wall and parapet with
piers and stairs. Elaborate cast iron lamp standards, with intertwined fish and
globular lanterns, standing on dies in the parapet.

Listing NGR: TQ3148780803

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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