Devoted to the unexpected details that help to make life in the city worth living
Saturday, 26 April 2014
4 Fenchurch Avenue EC3
There are two almost notable things about the bland, characterless stone-faced block that occupies the corner of Fenchurch Avenue and Lime Street: the date (1939-40, when building in London was going on average into reverse) and these very odd sailing ships that dot the facade.
Question: Are they sailing east or west?