List entry

List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: LUTYENS HOUSE

List entry Number: 1064691

Location

LUTYENS HOUSE, 1-6, FINSBURY CIRCUS EC2
LUTYENS HOUSE, 94-100, MOORGATE EC2

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityCity and County of the City of LondonLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 04-Jan-1950

Date of most recent amendment: 05-Jun-1972

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 199446

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

FINSBURY CIRCUS EC2 1. 5002 Nos 1 to 6 (consec) (Lutyens House) TQ 3281 NE 4/37 4.1.50.

II*

2. Includes No 94 to 100 (even) Moorgate. 1924-27, by Lutyens. Large building of 7 storeys with south return and west elevation to Moorgate. Elaborate Portland stone facing in free, classical style with much carved decoration. Main openings to ground storey round arched, including 3 entrances in Finsbury Circus: 2 storeys above treated together and upper part with richly modelled engaged Corinthian order. Hipped, slated roof with secret gutter and modest eaves-cornice. 2 piers with urns to entrance in Finsbury Circus. Other entrances in plainer, south elevation and in west front which incorporates entrance to Moorgate underground station.

Listing NGR: TQ3278281682

Selected Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 17 Greater London

National Grid Reference: TQ 32798 81667

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