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© Rev John Musson

IoE Number: 209097
Location: THE GARRICK THEATRE, 2 CHARING CROSS ROAD WC2 (east side)
  WESTMINSTER, CITY OF WESTMINSTER, GREATER LONDON
Photographer: Rev John Musson
Date Photographed: 29 September 2007
Date listed: 20 September 1960
Date of last amendment: 20 September 1960
Grade II*

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TQ 3080 NW and 2980 NE CITY OF WESTMINSTERCHARING CROSS ROAD, WC272/108(east side)No 22O.9,fitThe Garrick Theatre

TQ 3080 NW and 2980 NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER CHARING CROSS ROAD, WC2 72/108 (east side) No 2 2O.9,fit The Garrick Theatre GV II* Theatre. 1889 by C J Phipps. Painted stucco front. Concealed roof. Eclectic classicism. 2 tall storeys and sheer attic. 5 bays wide. Ground floor rusticated and arcaded with foyer doorways. Corinthian colonnade to balustraded 1st floor loggia with arcaded windows behind. Enriched frieze to main entablature and balustraded attic with oculi fenestration. The front is continued to right by screen wall to body of theatre set on a Portland stone podium. The first part is of Bath stone with a stucco entabla- ture over the 3 pilastered central bays; the 2nd part also faced in Bath stone with arcaded 1st floor. Interior retains most of original features with foyer and staircase serving fine auditorium with dress circle, upper circle and gallery with good neo- Rococo plaster work to balcony front, boxes and central dome of ceiling etc. Survey of London; Vol XXXIV The Theatres of London; Mander and Mitchenson.

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