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17, Hertford Street W1, Westminster

Description: 17, Hertford Street W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 210165

OS Grid Reference: TQ2857780126
OS Grid Coordinates: 528577, 180126
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5054, -0.1488

Location: Down Street, Westminster, London W1J 7 W1Y 7DB

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W1Y 7DB

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Listing Text

1.5.86 No 17
Terraced corner town house. c.1768 as part of the development of the south
side of Hertford Street by the elder Henry Holland (builder, of Fulham) with
his son, and in partnership with John Eldridge - altered for restaurant mid
C20. Brown brick, slate roof. 4 storeys and basement. 3 windows wide with 3
window return. Recessed doorway to left with patterned fanlight; mid C20
restaurant frontage. Upper floors retain recessed glazing bar sashes under
flat gauged arches. Stone sill band to 1st floor and parapet with coping.
Cast iron area railings. The house was the Holland family residence, Henry
Holland junior, the architect, living here following his marriage to
"Capability" Brown's daughter in 1773. Included for Holland family
association and group value only.
Henry Holland, His Life and Architecture; Dorothy Stroud

Listing NGR: TQ2857780126

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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