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5, Clifford Street W1, Westminster

Description: 5, Clifford Street W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 209230

OS Grid Reference: TQ2905180766
OS Grid Coordinates: 529051, 180766
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5111, -0.1417

Location: Clifford Street, Westminster, London W1S 3 W1X 1RB

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W1X 1RB

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Listing Text

No 5

Terrace house, 1719 by John Witt. Yellow and red brick, slate roof.
4 storeys and basement. 3 windows wide. Entrance to left, arched
wooden doorcase with semicircular fanlight flanked by Doric pilasters
with entablature over. Revealed sash windows, no glazing bars, have
segmental red brick arches and dressings, panelled aprons and C19
bracketed sills. Bold string course over ground floor and cornice over
2nd floor; parapet with coping. Party wall giant pilaster surmounted
by urn shared with No 4 q.v. The interior retains panelled hall with
pilastered arch to staircase, the latter fine carpenter's work with
carved cut strings and turned and twisted balusters, fluted Corinthian
column newels and moulded handrail, simplified with closed string above
2nd floor, panelled dado and walls, doorcases etc. Ground floor rear
room fully ovolo panelled, otherwise plain early to mid C19 interior

Survey of London; vol XXXII

Listing NGR: TQ2905780771

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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