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33 and 34, Craven Street Wc2, Westminster

Description: 33 and 34, Craven Street Wc2

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 209383

OS Grid Reference: TQ3024580397
OS Grid Coordinates: 530245, 180397
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5075, -0.1247

Location: 2 Craven Passage, Westminster, London WC2N 5 WC2N 5NG

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: WC2N 5NG

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Listing Text

9.1.70 Nos. 33 and 34


Former pair of terraced town houses, as one since early to mid C.19.
1731, No. 33 built by Henry Flitcroft, with c.1792 and early C.19
alterations. Brown brick, channelled stucco facing to ground floor, red
brick window dressings, slate roof. 4 storeys (the top floor a c.1792
heightening) and basement. 6 windows wide (3 each as built). Closet
wing plan. Central square headed wide doorway with recessed, panelled
double doors and side lights under moulded doorhead and fanlight.
Recessed glazing bar sashes under flat gauged red brick arches. Shallow
cornice-band finishing off ground floor stuccowork; parapet with coping,
returned to Craven Passage where there are blind windows. Cast iron area
railings, with spike finials. Interior retains some of original fielded
panelling and one staircase with cut and carved strings and turned
balusters, etc. Part of the Craven family's development of their
Brewhouse estate, laid out by Flitcroft.

Survey of London; Vol. XVIII.

Listing NGR: TQ3024580397

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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