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Description: 6, Carlisle Street W1
Date Listed: 9 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 208965
OS Grid Reference: TQ2959781190
OS Grid Coordinates: 529597, 181190
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5148, -0.1337
TQ 2981 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER CARLISLE STREET, W1
Terrace house. Late C17 with C18/C19 refronting. Stock brick with stucco ground
floor, slate roof. 4 storeys and basement. 2 windows wide. Square headed doorway to right with 6-panel door and fanlight; ground floor window altered. Upper floors have recessed glazing bar sashes under flat gauged arches. Stuccoed plat band to 1st floor, parapet with coping. Interior includes partially intact panelling and box cornices, with panelled pilaster arched opening to stairwell which has closed string stair with turned balusters partly boxed in etc. The house was the residence of John Christopher Smith, Handel's amanuensis from 1756-63 (GLC plaque).
Survey of London; Vol. XXXIII.
Listing NGR: TQ2959881186
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