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19, Curzon Street W1

A Grade II Listed Building in West End, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5062 / 51°30'22"N

Longitude: -0.1505 / 0°9'1"W

OS Eastings: 528459

OS Northings: 180206

OS Grid: TQ284802

Mapcode National: GBR BG.D7

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.BDTP

Entry Name: 19, Curzon Street W1

Listing Date: 24 February 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1066944

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209424

Location: Westminster, London, W1J

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

TQ 2880 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER CURZON STREET, W1
79/54
24.2.58 No. 19

G.V. II

Terraced town house. c. 1750-60. Brown brick, slate roof. 4
storeys, basement and dormered mansard. 3 windows wide. Doorway to
left with panelled door and fanlight in architrave case flanked by
engaged Ionic columns supporting dentil pediment. Stucco architraves
to recessed sash windows, those on 1st floor with pulvinated friezes
and cornices may be original painted stone. 1st floor plat band and
sill band and moulded painted stone cornice over 2nd floor. Parapet
with coping. Wrought iron area railings with pine-cone finials and
scrollwork lampholders. Residence of Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of
Beaconsfield from 1880 to his death in 1881 (L.C.C. plaque). Interior
considerably altered but retains wrought iron scrollwork balustrade to
staircase, panelled shutters and doorcases to 1st floor front room and
some of cornices. Work executed at "No. 19" by Soane in 1802 but
nothing appears to remain and the reference may be to No. 18
consequent on renumbering - see hall of No. 18 q.v.


Listing NGR: TQ2845980206

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