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72, Brook Street W1, Westminster

Description: 72, Brook Street W1

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 24 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 208848

OS Grid Reference: TQ2854180932
OS Grid Coordinates: 528541, 180932
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5127, -0.1490

Location: 76 Brook Street, Westminster, London W1K 5 W1Y 1YD

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W1Y 1YD

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Listing Text

69/36 (north side)

24.2.58 No 72

Terrace house 1726 by Edward Shepherd for himself. Brown brick, quoin blocked on
party line. Four storeys, basement and slated mansard attic with 2 dormers. Three
windows. Ground floor altered with arched windows set in rusticated arched recesses.
Entrance with rusticated arch. Revealed glazing bar sashes, those on first floor with
wrought iron balconies. Bracketed main cornice at third floor level; parapet with
coping. Wrought iron area railings and overthrow. Interior has good staircase reached
through vaulted hall, unusual detailing to cut treads and columnar balustrade - first
floor Ionic columned gallery. Original panelling ground, first floor main rooms and
Rococo plasterwork ceilings by Shepherd, etc.
Survey of London: vol XL.

Listing NGR: TQ2854180932

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Source: English Heritage

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