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|Palace of Westminster|
|Location||City of Westminster, London, England|
|Area||112,476 m2 (1,210,680 sq ft)  (internal)|
|Demolished||1834 (due to fire)|
|Architectural style(s)||Perpendicular Gothic Revival|
|Official name: Palace of Westminster, Westminster Abbey, and St Margaret's Church|
|Criteria||i, ii, iv|
|Designated||1987 (11th session)|
|Official name: Houses of Parliament / The Palace of Westminster|
|Designated||5 February 1970|
The original building was used as a palace and home to the Parliament of England. After a fire in 1834, the building was used as a Parliament building.
- "Palace of Westminster: Factsheet". Restoration and Renewal. Houses of Parliament. http://www.restorationandrenewal.parliament.uk/factsheets/Factsheet_Palace_of_Westminster.pdf. Retrieved 13 September 2017.
- Historic England. "Details from listed building database (1226284)". National Heritage List for England (NHLE). https://HistoricEngland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1226284
- UNESCO, "Westminster Palace, Westminster Abbey and Saint Margaret's Church"; retrieved 2012-4-21.