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48, Charles Street W1, Westminster

Description: 48, Charles Street W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 209122

OS Grid Reference: TQ2878080458
OS Grid Coordinates: 528780, 180458
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5084, -0.1457

Location: Charles Street, Westminster, London W1J 5 W1X 7PB

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

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Listing Text

80/42 (South side)

No 48
- II

Terraced town house. c.1750-53, probably by the master builder John
Phillips in partnership with George Shakespear, on a Berkeley Estate
lease. Darkened brick, slate roof. 4 storeys, including attic storey and
dormered mansard, on basement. 3 windows wide. Doorway to right of late
C18 type with 5-panel door and side lights under elliptical arched
patterned fanlight. Recessed sashes, no glazing bars, under flat gauged
arches. Plat band and sill band to 1st floor; bracketed main cornice over 2nd
floor and parapet with coping. Wrought iron area railings and stone obelisk-piers
flanking entrance. Interior altered but has top lit stone staircases in
middle with square section bombé cast iron balustrade; some cornices
intact etc.

Listing NGR: TQ2878080458

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Source: English Heritage

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