Throwback Thursday: Victoria House, London

Victoria House is a Grade II listed building designed by Charles William Long next to Bloomsbury Square in Holborn. It was built in 1926 for the Liverpool Victoria Friendly Society which was founded in 1843 as a burial society (providing voluntary subscriptions for the funeral expenses of members) and is now better know as LV=.

It has eight main storeys as well as a basement. The pediments around the building, as below, contain sculptures by Herbert William Palliser.

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