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19, Buckingham Street Wc2, Westminster

Description: 19, Buckingham Street Wc2

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 24 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 208925

OS Grid Reference: TQ3033280512
OS Grid Coordinates: 530332, 180512
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5085, -0.1234

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

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

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Listing Text

72/145 WC2
24.2.58 No. 19

G.V. II*

Terrace town house. 1794 rebuild (after fire) of 2 houses as one. Stock
brick, slate roof. 4 storeys and basement, 8 windows wide in the rhythm
2:4:2 with the wings slightly advanced. Central entrance in wide
semicircular arched opening, panelled door with side lights and overall
fanlight, similarly arched recessed sash windows either side. Otherwise
recessed sashes under flat gauged arches. The wings have string courses to
1st and 2nd floors; crowning parapet with coping. Cast iron balconies to
pairs of windows on 1st and 2nd floors of wings and cast iron curved
balconettes to the top floor windows. Wrought iron area railings with
lampstandards and urn finials. Interior retains geometric open well top
lit staircase with delicate iron balustrade and mouldings and plasterwork
of the 1790s etc.

Survey of London; Vol. XVIII.

Listing NGR: TQ3033280516

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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