TQ3281 : 39-42 Cornhill

taken 7 years ago, near to London, City of London, Great Britain

39-42 Cornhill
39-42 Cornhill
An opulent design by J. Macvicar Anderson in 1889-90 for the Union Discount Company, predecessor of Union plc for whom this building and its neighbour were refurbished in 1975-79 (it is now a bank). Pink granite columns and pilasters, enriched friezes, large arched ground-floor windows and alternating pediments above. Grade II listed.
Behind is a bit of Hawksmoor's tower of St Michael.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 14 May, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 10 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Business, Retail, Services 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3290 8109 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:30.7867N 0:5.1711W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3288 8111
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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