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23, ALBEMARLE STREET W1 (See details for further address information)

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1066523

English Heritage Legacy ID: 208518

Location: Westminster, London, W1S

County: London

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

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Listing Text

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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