Description: 4 and 5, Gerrard Street W1
Date Listed: 23 November 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 209791
OS Grid Reference: TQ2983680906
OS Grid Coordinates: 529836, 180906
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5122, -0.1304
TQ 2980 NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER GERRARD STREET, W1
23.11.78 Nos. 4 and 5
Terrace houses. 1733-34 with late C.18/early C.19 top floor to No. 5.
Rendered brick, slate roofs. No. 4 of 3 storeys and continuous dormer
attic; No. 5 of 4 storeys. Each of 3 windows wide. No. 4 has mid C.20
shop front. No. 5 has entry to mid C.19 shop front with square headed
house doorway with fanlight but the shop display window and door altered,
all pilaster framed with entablature-fascia having dentil cornice. Upper
floors mostly retain segmental arched recessed sashes, with late C.18
glazing bars, in later architrave surrounds, but the 1st floor windows of
No. 5 with early C.19 cornices on consoles and paterae friezes. Sill bands
and parapets with copings. Original cast iron rainwater head between No. 5
and No.6 (qv).The interior of No. 5 retains original passage-hall panelling
and cut string dog leg stair with turned balusters and ramped handrail.
Survey of London; Vol. XXXIV.
Listing NGR: TQ2983680906
Source: English Heritage
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