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Part of Aspinall Curzon, Westminster

Description: Part of Aspinall Curzon

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 24 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 209425

OS Grid Reference: TQ2847080211
OS Grid Coordinates: 528470, 180211
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5062, -0.1503

Location: 21 Curzon Street, Westminster, London W1J 7 W1Y 7FJ

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W1Y 7FJ

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Listing Text

24.2.58 No. 20 (part of
Aspinall Curzon)

G.V. II *

Terraced town house. c.175o-60. Brown brick, slate roof. 4
storeys, basement and dormered mansard. Doorway to left with panelled
door and Ionic columned doorcase. Recessed glazing bar sashes to
ground floor and sashes without glazing bars and casements to upper
floors, all under flat gauged arches. Stone cornice over 2nd floor.
Parapet with coping. 1st floor early C19 cast iron Gothic pattern
balcony. Wrought iron area railings with torch finials and scrollwork
lampholders. Interior retains most of original decoration with
fielded and ovolo moulded panelling, moulded cornices, some with good
egg and dart work, statuary marble chimney pieces with flanking orders
and figured tablets; cut string top lit stone staircase with wrought
iron balusters with scrolled splatwork, the top landing cantilevered
on well carved console brackets. The 1st floor landing with coffered
soffit archway has lobby with particular feature of c. 1800
chinoiserie wallpaper, the main niche panel with kiosk in landscape;
the ground floor front parlour has 2 Claudian/Hubert Robert ruin
landscape painted panels etc.

Listing NGR: TQ2847080211

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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