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44 and 46, Wigmore Street W1, Westminster

Description: 44 and 46, Wigmore Street W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 207632

OS Grid Reference: TQ2856481365
OS Grid Coordinates: 528564, 181365
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5166, -0.1485

Location: A5204, Paddington, Greater London W1U 2 W1H 9DF

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W1H 9DF

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Listing Text

56/44 (north side)
5.2.70 Nos 44 and 46
Row of shops with flats above. c.1890-1900. Red brick with buff terracotta dressings
and banding, slate roofs. Free Flemish Renaissance style. Five storeys including
gabled attics. Ground floor with shop fronts altered mid C20 but with central group of
3 semicircular arched doorways, the centre one giving access to upper floors, with
carved tympanum. Nine windows to upper floors in terracotta frames and articulated
through first, second and third floors by terracotta banded piers, terracotta pediments
and curved and finialed crestings over window heads; cross mullioned casements.
Terracotta sill and band courses; cornice over third floor and banded parapet above
which are 3 shaped pedimented and finialed gables.

Listing NGR: TQ2856681372

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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