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Latitude: 51.515 / 51°30'54"N
Longitude: -0.0826 / 0°4'57"W
OS Eastings: 533142
OS Northings: 181309
OS Grid: TQ331813
Mapcode National: GBR TC.L2
Mapcode Global: VHGR0.J56X
Entry Name: 48, Bishopsgate Ec2
Listing Date: 10 November 1977
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1359148
English Heritage Legacy ID: 199315
Location: City of London, London, EC2N
District: City and County of the City of London
Electoral Ward/Division: Lime Street
Built-Up Area: City of London
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): City of London
Church of England Parish: St Helen Bishopsgate
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 3381 SW 11/N/6 1.8.75.
Late C19. Elaborate stone building in flamboyant Second Empire style. 4 storeys
and roof-storey; 3 bays wide.
Ground floor with original large square headed opening with plate glass window
and round arched entrance with enriched architrave and mask key crowned by console bracketed entablature with triglyph frieze and dentilled cornice.
Architraved and pedimented windows above, right hand window slightly set forward
with flanking pilasters supporting balustrade. Sill-guards to windows in wrought
iron. Console bracketed pediments at 2nd floor level. Round headed windows set
between pilasters and with projecting segmental sills and iron guards at 3rd floor level.
Bracketed cornice. Large pedimented central dormer flanked by 2 smaller round-headed dormers in high pavilion roof of copper and slate.
Wrought iron guard rails to parapet and ridge of roof. Wrought iron entrance gates and footscrapers.
Listing NGR: TQ3313981310
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