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34, Essex Street Wc2

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5124 / 51°30'44"N

Longitude: -0.1124 / 0°6'44"W

OS Eastings: 531082

OS Northings: 180963

OS Grid: TQ310809

Mapcode National: GBR LD.X0

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.07FY

Entry Name: 34, Essex Street Wc2

Listing Date: 24 February 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1066824

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209702

Location: Westminster, London, WC2R

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: St James's

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Mary le Strand with St Clement Danes

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 3180 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER ESSEX STREET, WC2
4/5
24.2.58 No 34
G.V. II
Terrace house. c1675-82. Barbon development, the upper floors probably an C18
refacing. Amber stock brick with stuccoed ground floor, slate roof. 3 storeys,
basement and dormered mansard. Entrance to left with panelled door and fanlight
in semicircular arched opening. Recessed sash windows under flat, gauged, red
brick dressings to jambs. Stucco plat band over ground floor and parapet with
coping. Wrought iron area railings. Rear elevation has closet wing with fine
red brick dressings, cornice and parapet. Interior retains passage-hall with
pilastered archway to staircase compartment, notably elegant, open well, cut
string stairs with slender turned balusters grouped 3 per tread,swept and
ramped handrail and carved bracket tread-ends, otherwise only fragments of
panelling and cornices etc.


Listing NGR: TQ3108280963

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