Locations in the category : Buildings

Greater London House

The Carreras Building, or Greater London House as it’s now known, is an office building next to Mornington Crescent tube station in Camden Town, London, which was originally the Carreras Tobacco factory. With an exterior inspired by the Egyptian...

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St Paul's Studios

St Paul’s Studios were designed by Frederick Wheeler in 1890 and have much in common with the hundreds of other domestic studios constructed towards the end of the 19th century. James Gunter the developer of West Brompton fame financed...

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Empress State Building

The Empress State Building is a skyscraper in Hammersmith and Fulham, London. It was built in 1961 and was 100 metres tall with 28 floors. It was renovated in 2003 by Wilkinson Eyre Architects which added 3 floors and...

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Royal Courts of Justice

The Royal Courts of Justice, commonly called the Law Courts, is a building in London that houses the Court of Appeal and the High Court of Justice of England and Wales. Courts within the building are open to the...

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Canada House

Canada House is a building located in Trafalgar Square, London and was built between 1824 and 1827 to designs by Sir Robert Smirke, the architect of the British Museum. It was originally used by the Union Club and the...

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Trinity House

The Corporation of Trinity House is the official General Lighthouse Authority for England, Wales and other British territorial waters (with the exception of Scotland, Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland). It is responsible for the provision and maintenance...

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Fleet Street

Fleet Street is a famous street in London, England named after the River Fleet. It was traditionally the home of the British press, up until the 1980s. Even though the last major British news office, Reuters, left in 2005,...

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The Boundary Estate

The Boundary Estate is a housing development, formally opened in 1900, in the East End of London, England. It is situated in the north western corner of the London Borough of Tower Hamlets and on the boundary with Shoreditch,...

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Hoover Building

The Hoover Building on Western Avenue in Perivale, West London is an example of Art Deco architecture, designed by Wallis, Gilbert and Partners. Built for The Hoover Company it originally housed Hoover’s main UK manufacturing facility making vacuum cleaners,...

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Admiralty Arch

Admiralty Arch
Admiralty Arch is a large office building in London which incorporates an archway providing road and pedestrian access between The Mall, which extends to the southwest, and Trafalgar Square to its northeast. It was designed by Sir Aston Webb....

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