TQ3381 : 139-147 Leadenhall Street

taken 7 years ago, near to Shoreditch, Islington, Great Britain

139-147 Leadenhall Street
139-147 Leadenhall Street
The building to the fore is by Edwin Lutyens, Whitney, Son & Austen Hall in 1929-31 for Midland Bank. There is a rusticated mezzanine floor with arched architraves and sills making the windows look almost circular. Grade II listed.
Next door, by William Nimmo & Partners, 1989-92, borrows from it.
Beyond that is 147 by J.W. O'Connor for Grace & Co in 1926-27. American-influenced as both architect and client, a private bank, were American. Grade II listed.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 14 May, 2011   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 17 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Business, Retail, Services  City, Town centre 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3311 8115 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:30.8161N 0:4.9883W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3316 8113
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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Inter-War Architecture  Post-1980s Architecture  Listed Building 

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