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Latitude: 51.508 / 51°30'28"N
Longitude: -0.1411 / 0°8'27"W
OS Eastings: 529104
OS Northings: 180419
OS Grid: TQ291804
Mapcode National: GBR DF.HM
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.HCSB
Entry Name: 50, Albemarle Street W1
Listing Date: 24 February 1958
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1209871
English Heritage Legacy ID: 208517
Location: Westminster, London, W1S
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
TQ 2980 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER ALBEMARLE STREET W1
Terraced town house, c. 1710-20. Stuccoed front with slate roof.
4 storeys basement and dormered mansard. 3 windows wide. Doorway
to right with stone doorcase with moulded cornice hood on carved
consoles. Revealed segmental arched sash windows, no glazing
bars, with keystones reaching up to plat bands above. Plat band
between each floor and bracketed main cornice. c. 1800 wrought iron
balconettes to 1st floor. Interior largely intact, doorcases,
dados, cornices etc. including fine staircase, open string with
carved brackets to tread ends, twisted balusters and mahogany
handrail swept to columnar newels. The house was the original
residence of John Murray, the founder of the publishers of that
name and has many literary associations.
Listing NGR: TQ2910480419
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