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16 and 17, Cowley Street Sw1, Westminster

Description: 16 and 17, Cowley Street Sw1

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 24 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 209349

OS Grid Reference: TQ3007079236
OS Grid Coordinates: 530070, 179236
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4971, -0.1276

Location: Cowley Street, Westminster, London SW1P 3 SW1P 3LZ

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW1P 3LZ

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Listing Text

24.2.58 Nos. 16 and 17

G.V. II*

Paired terrace houses. c.1722. Brown brick, tiled roof. 3 storeys,
basements and dormered mansards. No 16 of 3 windows wide and No. 17 with 2
windows. Doorways paired to centre with doors of 6 fielded panels in
combined doorcases of fluted pilasters with elongated console brackets to
cornice hoods. Flush framed glazing bar sashes under flat gauged rubbed
brick arches. Wooden cornice band across ground floor window heads
(continuous with that of No. 15); brick plat bands and parapets with
copings. Wrought iron area railings with flambé torch finials. Part of an
exceptionally well preserved enclave of early C.18 housing, together with
Barton and Lord North Streets q,v.

Listing NGR: TQ3006879233

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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