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01 February 2014

1898 – Moscow Mansions, Cromwell Rd., Kensington, London

Architect: C.J. Pawley “This illustration shows the front elevation of a block of residential flats, now in course of erection, with a frontage to Cromwell-road of about 60ft. The elevation is being carried...

31 January 2014

1898 – Buckingham Palace Mansions, Westminster, London

Architect: C.J. Pawley “The illustration shows the perspective view of this block of residential flats and shops, which occupied a very magnificent position with a frontage to James-street, Buckingham Place, Westminster. The building...

31 January 2014

1857 – Unsuccessful Designs for Foreign & War Office, London

Architect: George Edmund Street / Coe & Hofland / Banks & Barry / Buxton & Habershon / Pritchard & Seddon / Henry Garling / Cuthbert Brodrick The Foreign and Commonwealth Office building originally...

28 January 2014

1887 – St. Cuthbert’s Church, Kensington, London

Architect: Hugh Roumieu Gough The church was built in 1884-7 by the architect Hugh Roumieu Gough. The exterior is in red and black brick. This project is now complete he church is remarkable...

27 January 2014

1898 – The Metropolitan Music Hall, Paddington, London

Architect: Frank Matcham “This well-known variety theatre has just been rebuilt. It occupies the site of the previous “Metropolitan,” which was erected in 1862 on the same parcel of land occupied by the...

27 January 2014

1898 – Wesleyan Church and School, Nunhead, London

Architect: Robert Clamp “This block of buildings has recently been erected in the Ivydale-road, Nunhead (a district known as Waverley Park), for the Methodist New Connexion. The site was given by the adjoining...

18 January 2014

1899 – Marlborough Hotel, Bury St., London

Architect: G.D. Martin In 1896 James Ramsay, then the proprietor of Pearce’s Hotel at the corner of Bury Street and Ryder Street, agreed with the Office of Woods and Forests for a building...

18 January 2014

1898 – Chapel, Mill Hill School, London

Architect: Basil Champneys “Ox Wednesday next, the 22nd inst., this important and interesting addition to the buildings of Mill Hill School is to be opened. The architect is Mr. Basil Champneys. The drawings...

18 January 2014

1881 – Proposed Building, Northumberland Ave., Charing Cross, London

Architect: Ingram & Hollands “Our illustration shows a block of residential chambers proposed to be erected at the comer of Northumberland-avenue. It is intended to construct the floors of fireproof materials, Portland stone...