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8, Clifford Street W1

A Grade II* Listed Building in West End, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.511 / 51°30'39"N

Longitude: -0.1422 / 0°8'31"W

OS Eastings: 529021

OS Northings: 180756

OS Grid: TQ290807

Mapcode National: GBR DD.7J

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.H960

Entry Name: 8, Clifford Street W1

Listing Date: 24 February 1958

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1066983

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209231

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
70/37
No 8
24.2.58
GV II*

Terrace house. 1719. Yellow brick, slate roof. 3 tall storeys. 3
and a half windows wide. Reinstated ground floor with pilastered doorway
off centre to right. The half window is to the right. Revealed sash
windows with segmental red brick arches and dressings. Rusticated
quoins, plat band over ground floor and stone cornice with urns. Good
interior with front compartment staircase to right, the stairs with
stone steps and wrought iron balustrade, the staircase hall panelled
and with walls and ceiling of well frescoed in monochrome trompe l'oeil
attributed to Sir James Thornhill. Panelled front 1st floor rooms with
carved cornices; 2nd floor rear room with pilasters and painted ceiling
of probably early C20 date. Rear extension contains a 2nd floor room with
mid C19 gothic chimney piece and ceiling.

Survey of London; vol XXXII


Listing NGR: TQ2902180756

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