India House (Indian High Commission in London)
India House is the seat of the Indian High Commission in London
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. Located at Aldwych
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, the is situated between Bush House
Bush House
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 and what was Marconi House (now Citibank
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). It faces both the London School of Economics
London School of Economics
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 and King's College London
King's College London
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. Proposed in 1925 by the Indian High Commissioner Sir Atul Chatterjee, the building was designed by Sir Herbert Baker
Herbert Baker
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and completed in 1930. It was formally inaugurated on July 8, 1930 by King George V.
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