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Description: 58 and 59, Frith Street W1
Date Listed: 14 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 209757
OS Grid Reference: TQ2971181123
OS Grid Coordinates: 529711, 181123
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5141, -0.1321
TQ 2981 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER FRITH STREET, W1
Nos. 58 and 59
Terrace houses. c.1800-01. Stock brick, concealed slate roofs. 4 storeys and
basements. Closely similar design but No. 58 has a 2 window wide front whilst No. 59
is of one bay only. Doorways to left and right respectively, both semicircular
arched with 6 panel doors and radial patterned fanlights. Recessed glazing bar
sashes under flat gauged arches, tripartite to No. 59. Stone 1st floor plat band and
parapet with coping. 1st floor windows have wrought iron guards, plain to No. 58 and
trellis pattern to No. 59. No. 58 has C.20 wrought iron railings and overthrow in
early C18 style. No. 59 retains short length of original railings with urn finialed
standards, by doorway. Interiors have simple early C19 mouldings, original doors and
geometrical wood staircases. No. 58 has a number of reset ornate wooden chimneypieces
incorporating early to mid C18 carving etc.
Survey of London; Vol.,XXXIII.
Listing NGR: TQ2971181123
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