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13 January 2014

1880 – “Garden Corner” Chelsea Embankment, London

Architect: Edward L’Anson & Son “This house is situated at the S.W. corner of the Physic Gardens on the Chelsea Embankment. The front and flank walls are faced with dark red bricks, the...

13 January 2014

1880 – Tavern, Victoria Docks, London

Architect: Vigers & Wagstaffe Perspective view, ground plan & first floor plan published in The Building News, October 29 1880.

07 January 2014

1878 – Studios, ‘Charlecote’, Hampstead, London

Architect: Batterbury & Huxton The illustration shows a studio and chambers lately erected for C. Green, Esq. The whole of the elevations are faced with red bricks, the porch and the front windows...

06 January 2014

1884 – New Admiralty & War Offices, Whitehall, London

Architect: Sir Thomas Drew Published entry for major architectural competition for new Admiralty & War Offices. The Dublin Builder, May 1 1887.

01 January 2014

1880 – Lodge, Pinner, London

Architect: Ernest George & Peto “The Lodge, near Pinner, for Mr. Lawrence Baker, is built on the site of the former one that was frequently inundated by the rising of the Pinn. The...

30 December 2013

1878 – Turkish Baths, Camden, London

Architect: H.H. Bridgeman Published in The Building News, November 29 1878: “These buildings, which were opened last night, occupy a triangular site in the rear of two rows of new houses and shops,...

04 December 2013

1858 – George Gilbert’s Scott’s design for Foreign Office, London

Architect: George Gilbert Scott The Foreign and Commonwealth Office building originally provided premises for four separate government departments: the Foreign Office, the India Office, the Colonial Office, and the Home Office. Construction on...

28 November 2013

1871 – Central Telegraph Office, General Post Office, London

Architect: James Williams The headquarters for the General Post Office was built on the eastern side of St. Martin’s Le Grand in the City of London between 1825 and 1829 to designs by...

27 November 2013

1857 – Deane & Woodward Design for Foreign Office, London

Architect: Deane & Woodward Fourth prize design in architectural competition for the Foreign Department, which won Deane & Woodward a premium of £200.