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: THE ROYAL MINT

List entry Number: 1357516

Location

THE ROYAL MINT, TOWER HILL EC3

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityTower HamletsLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 27-Sep-1973

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 206286

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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

TOWER HILL EC3 1. 4431 The Royal Mint

TQ 3380 21/714 II GV 2. Circa 1811. Architect John Johnson with later alterations by Sir Robert Smirke. Stone with rusticated ground floor. Stone stacks and slate roof. 3 storeys. Centre 5 bays have Doric order through 1st and 2nd floors with engaged columns under pediment. Royal Arms in tympanum. End 3 bays with flat pilasters. Over all, Doric entablature and balustraded parapet.

The listed buildings of the Royal Mint form a group.



Listing NGR: TQ3386980685

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National Grid Reference: TQ 33869 80685

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