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20, Charles Street W1, Westminster

Description: 20, Charles Street W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 209111

OS Grid Reference: TQ2859280364
OS Grid Coordinates: 528592, 180364
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5076, -0.1485

Location: 20 Charles Street, Westminster, London W1J 5 W1X 7HD

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W1X 7HD

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Listing Text

80/31 (north side)

9.1.70 No 20


Terraced town house. c.1750-53. Stuccoed and altered mid to late
C19; slate roof. 3 storeys, basement and dormered mansard. 5
windows wide. Elaborately modelled ground floor with enclosed porch
to right; rusticated and vermiculated surrounds to windows, sashes,
no glazing bars. 1st floor windows have pediments. Main entablature
with guilloche frieze and bracketed cornice. Parapet with cast iron
cresting. Polygonal dormers. Highly ornate wrought iron railings to
basement area and to 1st floor balcony. L.C.C. plaque commemorates
residence of 5th Earl of Rosebery.

Listing NGR: TQ2859280364

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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