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1 and 2, Laurence Pountney Hill Ec4

A Grade II* Listed Building in Dowgate, London

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Latitude: 51.5109 / 51°30'39"N

Longitude: -0.089 / 0°5'20"W

OS Eastings: 532712

OS Northings: 180839

OS Grid: TQ327808

Mapcode National: GBR SD.5K

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.D9T2

Entry Name: 1 and 2, Laurence Pountney Hill Ec4

Listing Date: 4 January 1950

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1359204

English Heritage Legacy ID: 199565

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 1 and 2
TQ 3280 NE 16/434 4.1.50.


Dated 1703. Pair of houses, No 2 now largely rebuilt to match No 1. 3 storeys
plus high basement and dormers to altered roof. Red brick with moulded bands.
Very elaborate eaves-cornice with brackets and carved mouldings. Exceptionally
rich, paired doorcases at mezzanine level, with brackets supporting curved hood.
No 2 dated 1703. No 1 has 2 windows plus 2 more set forward front and back.
Mansard gable to north return with altered, stuccoed basement. Rear wing has simpler bracketed cornice and plain modillion cornice to higher, main face with cambered window arches, small closet wing and various alterations. Good original staircase. No 2 is entirely rebuilt internally and at rear, but the bay containing the entrance door is original.

Listing NGR: TQ3270780840

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