Description: 15, Frith Street W1
Date Listed: 14 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 209748
OS Grid Reference: TQ2975681087
OS Grid Coordinates: 529756, 181087
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5138, -0.1315
TQ 2981 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER FRITH STREET, W1
Terrace house with rare early C19 shop front. House of c.1734, altered. Stuccoed
front,concealed roof. 4 storeys. 3 windows wide. Ground floor has intact Gothick
style shop front inserted in 1816, of 3 unequal bays articulated and flanked by
slender, cast iron clustered shafts. House door in right hand bay, recessed of 6
framed panels and rectangular fanlight having looped fan tracing pattern, flanked by
elongated consoles; the main former shop window to left is of 4 x 8 panes with
wooden glazing bars with a 4-centred arch above transom filled with cast iron tracery
and dagger trefoils to spandrels; off centre former shop doorway, now window,has
pointed arch above transom with intersecting tracery and similar spandrels;
entablature overall with frieze coved outwith delicate drop finialed quoining to
cornice. Square headed recessed casements to upper floors. Parapet with coping.
Survey of London; Vol. XXXIII.
Listing NGR: TQ2975681087
Source: English Heritage
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