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27 and 28, Bruton Street W1, Westminster

Description: 27 and 28, Bruton Street W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 208873

OS Grid Reference: TQ2883680713
OS Grid Coordinates: 528836, 180713
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5107, -0.1448

Location: Bruton Street, Westminster, London W1J 6 W1X 7DD

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W1X 7DD

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Listing Text

69/57 (north side)

9.1.70 Nos 27 and 28


Pair of terrace houses c.1739, probably by Isaac Ware, but No 28 with some later
alterations and extra half bay. Brown brick. No 27 of 4 storeys with 3 dormers in
slated mansard. Three windows. Ground floor has later C20 shop front with
reproduction early C18 doorcase. Brick plat band between first and second floors and
moulded brick cornice over the latter, parapet with coping. Revealed sashes with red-
brick dressings and gauged flat arches. Interior retains open string staircase with
carved tread ends and turned balusters. No 28 is of 3 storeys plus later alteration of
2 storeys of dormers. Three windows plus half window bay to first and second floors.
Later C20 shop front. Plat band and cornice as on No 27-Revealed sashes with flat
gauged red brick arches on first floor with cast iron balconettes. Half bay and upper
floor windows segmental arched with red brick dressings. Segmental arched dormers.
Interior has panelled stair-well with enriched Rococo plaster ceiling; open string
staircase and carved tread ends and turned balusters.

Listing NGR: TQ2883680713

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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