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Description: 8, Clifford Street W1
Date Listed: 24 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 209231
OS Grid Reference: TQ2902180756
OS Grid Coordinates: 529021, 180756
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5110, -0.1422
TQ 2980 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER CLIFFORD STREET W1
Terrace house. 1719. Yellow brick, slate roof. 3 tall storeys. 3
and a half windows wide. Reinstated ground floor with pilastered doorway
off centre to right. The half window is to the right. Revealed sash
windows with segmental red brick arches and dressings. Rusticated
quoins, plat band over ground floor and stone cornice with urns. Good
interior with front compartment staircase to right, the stairs with
stone steps and wrought iron balustrade, the staircase hall panelled
and with walls and ceiling of well frescoed in monochrome trompe l'oeil
attributed to Sir James Thornhill. Panelled front 1st floor rooms with
carved cornices; 2nd floor rear room with pilasters and painted ceiling
of probably early C20 date. Rear extension contains a 2nd floor room with
mid C19 gothic chimney piece and ceiling.
Survey of London; vol XXXII
Listing NGR: TQ2902180756
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Source: English Heritage
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