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5, Clifford Street W1

A Grade II Listed Building in West End, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5111 / 51°30'39"N

Longitude: -0.1417 / 0°8'30"W

OS Eastings: 529051

OS Northings: 180767

OS Grid: TQ290807

Mapcode National: GBR DD.BH

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.H8FY

Entry Name: 5, Clifford Street W1

Listing Date: 24 February 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1066982

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209230

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 Anne Soho

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2980 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER CLIFFORD STREET W1
70/36
No 5
24.2.58
GV II

Terrace house, 1719 by John Witt. Yellow and red brick, slate roof.
4 storeys and basement. 3 windows wide. Entrance to left, arched
wooden doorcase with semicircular fanlight flanked by Doric pilasters
with entablature over. Revealed sash windows, no glazing bars, have
segmental red brick arches and dressings, panelled aprons and C19
bracketed sills. Bold string course over ground floor and cornice over
2nd floor; parapet with coping. Party wall giant pilaster surmounted
by urn shared with No 4 q.v. The interior retains panelled hall with
pilastered arch to staircase, the latter fine carpenter's work with
carved cut strings and turned and twisted balusters, fluted Corinthian
column newels and moulded handrail, simplified with closed string above
2nd floor, panelled dado and walls, doorcases etc. Ground floor rear
room fully ovolo panelled, otherwise plain early to mid C19 interior
features.

Survey of London; vol XXXII


Listing NGR: TQ2905780771

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