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40, Carnaby Street W1, Westminster

Description: 40, Carnaby Street W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 209006

OS Grid Reference: TQ2922681011
OS Grid Coordinates: 529226, 181011
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5133, -0.1391

Location: 39 Carnaby Street, Westminster, London W1F 7 W1V 1PD

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W1V 1PD

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Listing Text

5.9.84 No. 40


Terrace house, c.1720, altered and refronted early C19. Stock brick, concealed roof. 4 storeys. 3 windows wide. Altered C19 shop front but house door to right retains part of slender pilaster frame and rectangular fanlight with decorated radial pattern leading. Upper floors have recessed late C19 sashes under segmental arches. Parapet with coping. Rear retains flush framed segmental arched sashes in rendered wall.
Interior retains good original features including fully ovolo moulded panelling to 1st and 2nd floor rooms with box cornices, doubled on 1st floor, angled chimneypieces to rear rooms, original panelled doors and shutters etc. Dog leg staircase, above early C19 ground to 1st floor flight, is intact with closed architrave moulded string, turned balusters, moulded handrail and columnar newels.

Listing NGR: TQ2922681011

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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