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    How old is the oldest house in London?

    41 Cloth Fair – The oldest house in the City of London. Built between 1597 and 1614, this is the only house in the City of London to survive the Great Fire of London in 1666. When was the first house built in London? The only house in the City of London to survive to the present day from before the Great Fire in 1666, 41 Cloth Fair was built between 1597 and 1614making it the oldest house in the city. How old is the oldest building in London? Thames Woods – Approximately 5000 – 4000 BC. Possibly the oldest structure in London, archaeologists conducting a survey of the Thames…