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1, Tilney Street W1, Westminster

Description: 1, Tilney Street W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 February 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 207249

OS Grid Reference: TQ2841480325
OS Grid Coordinates: 528414, 180325
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5073, -0.1511

Location: Tilney Street, Westminster, London W1K 1 W1Y 5LE

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W1Y 5LE

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Listing Text

6.2.81 No. 1
Built as 3 terraced houses. c.1740 by Edward Shepherd with early C.19
and late C.19 alterations for creation of one town house. Stucco
faced brick, slate roof. Mainly 3 storeys, left hand bay now of 4
storeys, and basement. 7 windows wide with one window return to South
Audley Street. Entrance is in ground floor of full height canted bay
towards right hand; architrave doorcase with cornice on consoles.
Square headed recessed sash windows, no glazing bars. Parapet cornice
and blocking course. Early C19 geometric pattern cast iron balcony
carried across 1st floor and returned to South Audley Street. Wrought
iron area railings. Interior retains good original cut string, carved
bracket staircase with turned balusters, column newels. Late C.19 or
c.1900 decoration in the fashionable Louis XV-Louis XVI taste to the
1st floor suite of rooms etc.

Listing NGR: TQ2841480325

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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