James Stirling's postmodern No 1 Poultry granted listed status - architecture and design

James Stirling's postmodern No 1 Poultry granted listed status



Following a protracted preservation campaign, James Stirling's No 1 Poultryhas been granted listed status as an "unsurpassed example of commercial postmodernism".
British preservation body Historic England awarded the building, which is iconic of British postmodernism, Grade II* listing to ensure it cannot be demolished, extended or altered without special planning permission.

Described by Historic England as a "highly significant late work by one of Britain's foremost post-war architects", Stirling's designfeatures a distinctive striped facade ofalternating pink and buffsandstone.
A columnar clock tower and balconies project away from the wedge-shaped form,which stands beside Bank Underground Station in London's financial district.
Stirling designedNo 1 Poultry withMichael Wilford and Associates between 1985 and 1988. It was built between1994 and 1998 ? making it the final completed project by Stirling, who died in 1992.
Stirling wasknighted in recognition of his contribution to architecturejust days before his death and in 1996, the RIBA renamed itsBuilding of the Year Award the Stirling Prize after him.

The project was commissioned by City Acre Property Investment Trust, a company owned by the developer and former Arts Council chair Peter Palumbo, following the rejection of an earlier design by Mies van der Rohe.

Set on a wedge of land between Queen Victoria Street and Poultry in the City of London, it attracted criticism for its placem...
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