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17, Carlisle Street W1, Westminster

Description: 17, Carlisle Street W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 208966

OS Grid Reference: TQ2959381213
OS Grid Coordinates: 529593, 181213
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5150, -0.1338

Location: Carlisle Street, Westminster, London W1D 3 W1V 5RE

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W1V 5RE

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Listing Text

24.2.58 No. 17


Terrace house. c.1756. Red tinted stock brick, slate roof. 4 storeys and basement. 3 windows wide. Entrance to right with door of 6 fielded panels set in panelled reveals with the archivolt rising from impost course carried in as doorhead, radial patterned fanlight, framed by pilaster strips with carved consoles supporting open moulded pediment. Recurred sash and casement windows under flat gauged arches. Parapet with coping. Wrought iron area railings with urn finials. Interior includes delicately enriched plaster cornices, ground floor rooms with Adam style chimneypiece to front and Rococo ornamented one to rear, the latter flanked by cupboards with delicately Gothick patterned astragals; dog leg staircase, cut console strings, slender turned balusters and Doric column newels etc.

Survey of London; Vol. XXXIII.

Listing NGR: TQ2959181216

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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