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Commercial Bank of Scotland

60-62 Lombard Street, EC3Built: 1890 Architect:  John Macvicar AndersonLocation: Lombard StreetListing:  Grade II The main decorative elements are the choice of contrasting granite colours for the columns and rather stubby balustrade fronting the first-floor windows. Both main entablatures are simplified,… Read More »Commercial Bank of Scotland

The old Telegraph Office

1 St. Martin’s Le Grand, EC1Built 1889-1895 Design:  Sir Henry TannerLocation: AldersgateListing: not listed The building in question is the third major Post Office structure erected along or near St. Martin’s Le Grand.  Now housing corporate offices, it rises on… Read More »The old Telegraph Office