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Latitude: 51.5108 / 51°30'39"N
Longitude: -0.1472 / 0°8'49"W
OS Eastings: 528672
OS Northings: 180729
OS Grid: TQ286807
Mapcode National: GBR CD.3K
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.D9J4
Entry Name: Bourdon House
Listing Date: 24 February 1958
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1210196
English Heritage Legacy ID: 209443
Location: Westminster, London, W1K
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 2880 NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER DAVIES STREET W1
No 2 (Bourdon House) and
Built as a detached town house with main southfront at right angle to street.
c.1721-25. Brown brick. Originally of 2 storeys and attic, heightened by one storey
with slated mansard in second half of C19. Rusticated brick quoins. Three storey
2 bay extension with new entrance added to north on Davies Street c.1760. Mid C19
alterations integrated both parts with parapet of half round tiles and tiled mansard
with dormer. Four window bays to Davies Street, some blind. Ground floor has reset or
reproduction wood pilaster doorcase with open pediment, renewed glazing bar sash
windows. Main south front to small garden has 1 x 3 x 1 window bays, the centre 3
advanced, quoined and pedimented and containing central stone architrave doorway with
pediment on consoles. Original stone cornice over first floor returned to Davies
Street. Flush framed renewed glazing bar sashes, early C20 wrought iron balconettes to
first floor. Wing in suitably matching style added early C20 to right hand. Interior
retains much of its original and c.1760 panelling, with turned baluster open string
Survey of London Vol XL.
Listing NGR: TQ2861680997
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