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16-19, Dunraven Street W1

A Grade II Listed Building in West End, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5126 / 51°30'45"N

Longitude: -0.1569 / 0°9'24"W

OS Eastings: 527993

OS Northings: 180903

OS Grid: TQ279809

Mapcode National: GBR 8C.YY

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.77DT

Entry Name: 16-19, Dunraven Street W1

Listing Date: 1 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1210971

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209552

Location: Westminster, London, W1K

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 George, Hanover Square

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2780 NE and 2880 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER DUNRAVEN STREET W1
67/11 ;68/94
Nos 16 to 19
(consec. )
G.V. II
Terrace houses. 1897-98 by Sidney R.J. Smith. Red brick and generous
stone dressings, slate roofs. Symmetrical group of 4 houses with
lively free use of Georgian and Carolean details and carving. 4
storeys, basements and attics. Each front 3 windows wide. The
central pair of gabled fronts have coupled entrances to centre,
recessed porches with curved stone hoods. 3 light through-storey
stone dressed bow windows to ground and 1st floors with carved
enrichment to aprons, consoles etc; architraved windows to upper
floors and Diocletian attic windows in gables. Continuous ornamental
cast iron balcony across 3rd floor. Flanking houses have entrances to
left and right, the doorways with enriched stone architraves and
pedimented hoods. Each has through-storey stone dressed rectangular
bay to ground and 1st floors with Venetian window on ground floor and
tripartite window with columns and entablature to 1st floor;
architraved windows to upper floors with pediments on 2nd floor and
rusticated columns to 3rd floor. Stone cornices and swept parapets.
All four houses have stone walls with cast iron railings,between ball
finialed piers, to areas.
Survey of London; Vol. XL.


Listing NGR: TQ2799380903

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