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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: No name for this Entry

List entry Number: 1359204

Location

1 AND 2, LAURENCE POUNTNEY HILL EC4

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: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 199565

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

LAURENCE POUNTNEY HILL EC4 1. 5002 (West Side) Nos 1 and 2 TQ 3280 NE 16/434 4.1.50.

II* GV

2. 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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National Grid Reference: TQ 32712 80838

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