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50, Greek Street W1, Westminster

Description: 50, Greek Street W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 209932

OS Grid Reference: TQ2978081115
OS Grid Coordinates: 529780, 181115
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5141, -0.1311

Location: 51 Greek Street, Westminster, London W1D 4 W1V 5LQ

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

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Listing Text

24.2.58 No. 50
Terrace house. c.1736. Stained brick, stuccoed ground floor, slate roof. 3
storeys, basement and dormered mansard. 3 windows wide, though not as spacious as
No 48 (qv). Entrance to left with mid C20 door recessed in original panelled reveal and
doorcase of fluted Doric pilasters and entablature with triglyph frieze but missing
its cornice. Recessed metal casements, with flat gauged arches to upper floors
except for central 1st floor window which has semicircular head with stone imposts
and key block. Plat band over ground floor and rendered, probably brick, cornice
below parapet with coping. Flanking steps up to door is a section of original area
railings with large urn finials. Interior : closet wing and rooms and stair
compartment on the ground and 1st floors lined with boldly moulded panelling with
dentil box cornices etc. Doric columns flank ground floor front room recess and
fluted Doric pilasters in passage - hall; dog leg stairs with carved cut strings,
turned balusters and column newels but with usual closed string from 1st floor
landing etc.
Survey of London; Vol. XXXIII.

Listing NGR: TQ2978081115

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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