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9 and 10, Henrietta Street Wc2, Westminster

Description: 9 and 10, Henrietta Street Wc2

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 January 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 210148

OS Grid Reference: TQ3031680794
OS Grid Coordinates: 530316, 180794
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5111, -0.1235

Location: 4 Henrietta Street, Westminster, London WC2E 8 WC2E 8PS

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: WC2E 8PS

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Listing Text

15.1.73 Nos. 9 and 10
Pair of terrace houses. 1726-27 in two builds, front of No. 10 refaced in
1855 by James Lockyer and No. 9 to match in 1861. Painted Portland cement
render and dressings, slate roofs. 4 storeys and basements. Each of 3
windows wide. Ground floors with mid C.20 shop fronts under
entablature-fascia. Upper floors have recessed Victorian sashes in plain
architraves with cornices on consoles to 1st floor and moulded heads to 2nd
floor. Sill bands; moulded dentil crowning cornice and balustraded
parapet. The interior of No. 9 retains original cut and carved string
staircase, in panelled well, with 3 twisted balusters per tread and column
newels, simplified with turned balusters and panelling to dado only above
2nd floor landing; pilastered opening, with coffered soffit to
cornice-beam, between hall and stairs; panelled 2nd and 3rd floor rooms,
the latter with carved chimneypiece to front etc. No. 10 also retains
staircase, cut string with differing turned balusters grouped as 2 per
tread, panelled well, 2nd floor rooms with panelling and box cornices, Adam
style chimney piece to rear room etc.
Survey of London; Vol. XXXVI.

Listing NGR: TQ3032880782

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Source: English Heritage

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