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13, Buckingham Street Wc2, Westminster

Description: 13, Buckingham Street Wc2

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 24 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 208921

OS Grid Reference: TQ3033880475
OS Grid Coordinates: 530338, 180475
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5082, -0.1233

Location: Buckingham Street, Westminster, London WC2N 6 WC2N 6DF

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: WC2N 6DF

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Listing Text

24.2.58 No. 13

G.V. II*

Terraced town house. c.1675-76, rebuilt after fire in 1684 and with late
C.18 alterations; part of Barbon's. York House estate development. Brown
brick, slate roof. 4 storeys (late C.18 top floor with parapet rebuilt)
and basement, 3 windows wide. Doorway to right with panelled door and fan
patterned semicircular fanlight in later C.18 wood doorcase of 3/4 fluted
Doric pilasters and entablature with swag, roundel and carved head frieze
and bracketed cornice. Recessed glazing bar sashes under flat gauged
arches. Plat band over 2nd floor; parapet with coping. Cast iron area
railings with urn finials. Interior has late C.18 plain mouldings and
geometrical, narrow, open well staircase, etc.

Survey of London; Vol. XVIII
Georgian London; John Summerson.

Listing NGR: TQ3033880475

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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