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© Mr G.W. Garthwaite LRPS

IoE Number: 418227
Photographer: Mr G.W. Garthwaite LRPS
Date Photographed: 23 August 2001
Date listed: 05 February 1970
Date of last amendment: 05 February 1970
Grade II*

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TQ 3079 SWCITY OF WESTMINSTERMILLBANK, SW1101/43Nos 1 and 2, The Church5.2.70Commissioners (includingNo 3 Great College Street,

TQ 3079 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER MILLBANK, SW1 101/43 Nos 1 and 2, The Church 5.2.70 Commissioners (including No 3 Great College Street, No 2 Great Peter Street and Nos 5 and 7 Little College Street) II* Large island block of offices. 1903 by W.D. Caroe. Red brick with lavish Portland stone dressings, slate roofs. An eclectic yet sophisticated Free Style northern Renaissance design including Renaissance Plateresque motifs, only slightly asymmetrical and with "rational" expression of staircase fenestration, 5 and 6 storeys plus 2 tiers of dormered attics. Close set window ranges and corner "staircase towers". Recessed entrance bays to Millbank and to Little College Street with enriched stone doorcases. Stone dressed sash and mullioned-transomed casements with scrolled pediments on 1st floor. The central range of windows to each front through 1st to 2nd floors are prominently articulated by scrolled buttresses with Plateresque pinnacles. Bowed oriels to outer bays. Arcaded loggias to top floor. Shaped gables in parapet and pyramidal roofed corner towers.

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