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Drake House lonsdale House

A Grade II Listed Building in Dowgate, London

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Latitude: 51.5113 / 51°30'40"N

Longitude: -0.0911 / 0°5'27"W

OS Eastings: 532564

OS Northings: 180884

OS Grid: TQ325808

Mapcode National: GBR RD.PD

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.C8QR

Entry Name: Drake House lonsdale House

Listing Date: 5 June 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1359152

English Heritage Legacy ID: 199427

Location: City of London, London, EC4R

County: London

District: City and County of the City of London

Electoral Ward/Division: Dowgate

Built-Up Area: City of London

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): City of London

Church of England Parish: St James Garlickhythe

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Nos 3 and 5 (Drake House)
Nos 6 and 7 (Lonsdale House)
TQ 3280 NE 16/420 5.6.72.


1881. Simplified gothic style of red brick and terra cotta. 4 storeys plus basement dormers to slated mansard, Nos 3 and 5 with plain added storey plus mansard. Plain ground storey of polished brown granite and plate glass. Enriched, pointed arches to 1st floor windows. Segmental arches above. Corbelled cornice and arcaded parapet to Nos 6 and 7. No 3 refaced on north side where adjoining building destroyed. Vaulted entrance passage to No 4 with rich, wrought iron gates and coat of arms over. Rear elevation, of red brick and stone, continues late C17 style of courtyard with arcaded ground storey and large modillion cornice of timber above 2nd storey.

Listing NGR: TQ3256280886

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