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21, Beak Street W1, Westminster

Description: 21, Beak Street W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 208610

OS Grid Reference: TQ2928880894
OS Grid Coordinates: 529288, 180894
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5122, -0.1383

Location: Kingly Court, Westminster, London W1F 9 W1R 3LB

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W1R 3LB

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Listing Text


70/117 No. 21


Terrace house. Late C17 or more likely early C18, altered c1830-40. Stucco
faced, concealed roof. 4 storeys, 3 windows wide. Ground floor has yard
entry to left and early to mid C19 pilastered shop front with pilasters
returned into yard passage flank, entablature fascia linking up with that
of No. 19. Upper floors have close set architraved plate glass sashes with
cornices on 1st and 2nd floors. Crowning cornice and blocking course. Rear
elevation retains original brickwork and flush framed segemental arched
sash windows. Interior retains good fielded panelled front 1st floor room
with deeply moulded box cornice, overmantel panels, and panelled soffit
cross beam to ceiling, doors, etc. Simpler panelling to rear room;
dog leg staircase, with closed string, turned balusters and column newels
intact above ground floor, etc.

Survey of London; Vol XXXI.

Listing NGR: TQ2928880894

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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