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Description: 31, Craven Street Wc2
Date Listed: 9 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 209381
OS Grid Reference: TQ3026180385
OS Grid Coordinates: 530261, 180385
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5074, -0.1244
TO 3080 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER CRAVEN STREET, WC2
9.1.70 No. 31
Terraced town house. c.1730-31, virtually rebuilt after fire damage in
1762 and with features of c.1792. Brown brick with channelled stucco
ground floor, concealed slate roof. 4 storeys (top floor after post fire
rebuild) and basement. 3 windows wide (2 windows to attic floor).
Doorway to right, semicircular arched in plain shallow surround, recessed
panelled door in corner blocked architrave and radial patterned fanlight.
Recessed plate glass sashes under flat gauged arches. Plat band
finishing off ground floor stuccowork; stone cornice over 2nd floor;
parapet with coping. Iron window guards to 1st floor. Cast iron
railings with spike finials. Interior altered but retaining some later
C.18 mouldings and open well, slender turned baluster staircase. Part of
the Craven family's development of their Brewhouse estate, laid out for
them by Flitcroft.
Survey of London; Vol. XVIII.
Listing NGR: TQ3026180385
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