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20, Greek Street W1, Westminster

Description: 20, Greek Street W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 209924

OS Grid Reference: TQ2982381097
OS Grid Coordinates: 529823, 181097
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5139, -0.1305

Location: Greek Street, Westminster, London W1D 4 W1V 5LF

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W1V 5LF

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Listing Text

14.1.70 No. 20
House and shop. Rebuild of 1842 including shop for Hopkins and Purvis, colourmen.
Stock brick, concealed roof. 4 storeys (formerly with open basement). 2 windows
wide. Ground floor has original shop front with house door to right and 2 display
windows flanking shop doorway, all framed by wooden pilasters supporting entablature
- fascia with dentil cornice and carved bracket stops; panelled house door and
panelled and glazed shop door with shutters, both with rectangular fanlights; small
panes to display windows on panelled risers. Upper floors have recessed glazing bar,
sashes in stucco architraves, those on 1st floor with cornices on consoles, bracketed
sills. Stucco string course over 2nd floor and crowning stucco modillion cornice and
blocking course. Large swivel hoist ornamented with scrolled ironwork below lefthand
1st floor window.
Survey of London; Vol. XXXIII.

Listing NGR: TQ2982381097

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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