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15, Craven Street Wc2

A Grade II Listed Building in St James's, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5074 / 51°30'26"N

Longitude: -0.125 / 0°7'30"W

OS Eastings: 530219

OS Northings: 180389

OS Grid: TQ302803

Mapcode National: GBR JF.2S

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.SC8R

Entry Name: 15, Craven Street Wc2

Listing Date: 9 January 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1066926

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209378

Location: Westminster, London, WC2N

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 Martin-in-the-Fields

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TO 3080 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER CRAVEN STREET, WC2
83/41
9.1.70 No. 15

G.V. II

End of terrace town house. 1729-30, with c.1792-1800 alterations to
front. Repaired brown brick with red brick window dressings, concealed
slate roof. 4 storeys (top floor made a full storey c.1800) and
basement. 3 windows wide. Similar plan type to Nos. 11 to 14 q.v. with
closet wing. Channelled stucco ground floor with elliptical arched
doorway to right in plain surround, containing panelled door in corner
blocked architrave and fanlight. Recessed plate glass sashes under flat
gauged red brick arches, central top floor window blind. Shallow cornice
moulding finishing off ground floor stuccowork. Parapet with coping,
returned to side. Wrought iron area railings with urn finials. Interior
retains some panelling to rooms, panelled hall and stairwell, the dog leg
staircase with cut and carved strings, stout turned balusters and column
newels, etc. Part of the Craven family's C.18 development of their
Brewhouse estate, laid out for them by Flitcroft.

Survey of London; Vol. XVIII.


Listing NGR: TQ3021980389

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