Eldon Buildings, 29-33 Blackett Street, NE1

  • Description

    "Built 1893; by Oliver and Leeson; ground-floor alterations c 1982. Originally a hotel, with the entrance from Grey Street, now shops, bars and restaurants. Tall fluted pilasters run all along the facade; there are tripartite Venetian windows in the outer bays, and fan-light decoration in each of the curved window heads on the first floor. The building's name, in Art Nouveau lettering, is given in the central carved panel of the cornice [[4448290]]. The building is Grade II listed http://list.historicengland.org.uk/resultsingle.aspx?uid=1024924 . The Buildings of Grainger Town - No.44. See [[4406042]]." Photo by Mike Quinn, 2014.
  • Owner

    Mike Quinn
  • Source

    Geograph (Geograph)
  • License

    What does this mean? Creative Commons License
  • Further information

    Link: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4417710
    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 6 years, 6 months ago
    Viewed: 593 times
    Picture Taken: 2014-09-13
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