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Latitude: 51.5034 / 51°30'12"N
Longitude: -0.1281 / 0°7'41"W
OS Eastings: 530019
OS Northings: 179933
OS Grid: TQ300799
Mapcode National: GBR HH.D7
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.QGNV
Entry Name: 12, Downing Street Sw1
Listing Date: 14 January 1970
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1210808
English Heritage Legacy ID: 209518
Location: Westminster, London, SW1A
District: City of Westminster
Electoral Ward/Division: St James's
Built-Up Area: City of Westminster
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Martin-in-the-Fields
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 3079 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER DOWNING STREET, SW1
Terraced town house-offices. 1682 origin as one of the houses in
Sir George Downing's new street; rebuilt or remodelled c.1723 and
probably refaced by Kenton Couse c.1766; virtually rebuilt and much
enlarged towards St. James Park by Raymond Erith 1960-63. Red brick,
slate roof. Neo-Georgian, sensitively continuing the style of Nos. 10
and 11. 3 storeys and dormered attic with lower ground floor to west and
north. 3 windows wide with 3 window extension, 6-window west return and
5 windows to north. Single storey one window entrance porch with cornice
and parapet to right. Recessed glazing bar sashes under flat gauged
arches. Stone cornices at 1st floor and eaves. Interior retains a now
subdivided room with 2-column screen.
Survey of London; Vol. XIV.
History of the King's Works; Vol VI.
Listing NGR: TQ3001979933
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