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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: WESTMINSTER BRIDGE

List entry Number: 1066172

Location

WESTMINSTER BRIDGE, BRIDGE STREET SW1
WESTMINSTER BRIDGE, VICTORIA EMBANKMENT SW1

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityLambethLondon Borough

National Park: 

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 05-Feb-1970

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 207389

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

TQ 3079 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER VICTORIA EMBANKMENT SW1 92/43 Westminster Bridge 5.2.70 GV II* Road bridge. 1862, by Thomas Page. Cast iron with piers and abutants of grey granite. Gothic detailing in keeping with Houses of Parliament. 7 segmental girder arches, cast iron pierced work panelled spandrels with shields and Gothic pierced work balustrades to parapets with the dies surmounted by Tudor-Gothic cast iron lampstandards with twin bracketed octagonal lanterns and crowning lantern - all with gilded finials. Western half in London Borough of Lambeth.

Listing NGR: TQ3046879663

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National Grid Reference: TQ 30468 79663

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