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Latitude: 51.5101 / 51°30'36"N
Longitude: -0.1427 / 0°8'33"W
OS Eastings: 528985
OS Northings: 180650
OS Grid: TQ289806
Mapcode National: GBR DD.4V
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.G9XQ
Entry Name: 23, ALBEMARLE STREET W1 (See details for further address information)
Listing Date: 1 December 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1066523
English Heritage Legacy ID: 208518
Location: Westminster, London, W1S
District: City of Westminster
Electoral Ward/Division: West End
Built-Up Area: City of Westminster
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St George, Hanover Square
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 2880 NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER ALBEMARLE STREET, W1
No 23 (including Nos 16a,
16b, 16c Grafton Street)
Purpose built shops and chambers. Dated 1896. Hard red brick and terracotta.
Jacobean with some Art Nouveau Renaissance detailing. Prominent 5 storey corner
block. 5 windows to Albemarle Street, corner turret and 5 windows to Grafton
Street. Arched ground floor treatment for shops, their windows projecting in part
as rectangular bays with glazed half "barrel vaults". Two 3-storey segmental and
canted oriel bays to Albemarle Street, the corner turret corbelled with lead dome.
Similar oriels to Grafton Street but one of 2 storeys only. Shallow relief Art
Nouveau terracotta panel over Albemarle Street doorway. Corner turret columns
have more conventional Renaissance decoration on shafts.
Listing NGR: TQ2898580650
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