British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

16-19, Dunraven Street W1, Westminster

Description: 16-19, Dunraven Street W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 209552

OS Grid Reference: TQ2799380903
OS Grid Coordinates: 527993, 180903
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5126, -0.1569

Location: Dunraven Street, Westminster, London W1K 7 W1Y 3FE

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W1Y 3FE

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

67/11 ;68/94
Nos 16 to 19
(consec. )
Terrace houses. 1897-98 by Sidney R.J. Smith. Red brick and generous
stone dressings, slate roofs. Symmetrical group of 4 houses with
lively free use of Georgian and Carolean details and carving. 4
storeys, basements and attics. Each front 3 windows wide. The
central pair of gabled fronts have coupled entrances to centre,
recessed porches with curved stone hoods. 3 light through-storey
stone dressed bow windows to ground and 1st floors with carved
enrichment to aprons, consoles etc; architraved windows to upper
floors and Diocletian attic windows in gables. Continuous ornamental
cast iron balcony across 3rd floor. Flanking houses have entrances to
left and right, the doorways with enriched stone architraves and
pedimented hoods. Each has through-storey stone dressed rectangular
bay to ground and 1st floors with Venetian window on ground floor and
tripartite window with columns and entablature to 1st floor;
architraved windows to upper floors with pediments on 2nd floor and
rusticated columns to 3rd floor. Stone cornices and swept parapets.
All four houses have stone walls with cast iron railings,between ball
finialed piers, to areas.
Survey of London; Vol. XL.

Listing NGR: TQ2799380903

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.