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41, Charles Street W1

A Grade II* Listed Building in West End, London

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Latitude: 51.5081 / 51°30'29"N

Longitude: -0.1463 / 0°8'46"W

OS Eastings: 528741

OS Northings: 180422

OS Grid: TQ287804

Mapcode National: GBR CF.BK

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.FC08

Entry Name: 41, Charles Street W1

Listing Date: 24 February 1958

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1217994

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209121

Location: Westminster, London, W1J

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

80/41 (South side)
No 41

Substantial terraced town house. c.1750-53, by the master builder John
Phillips in partnership with George Shakespear, on a Berkeley Estate
lease. Brown brick, slate roof. 3 storeys, basement and dormered mansard.
5 windows wide. Entrance in 2nd bay from left, in architrave doorcase with
carved consoles and moulded cornice, 6-panel door with radial glazed
rectangular fanlight. Recessed glazing bar sashes under flat gauged
arches. Moulded stone cornice below parapet with coping. 1st floor
windows have late C18 wrought iron balconettes. Wrought iron area railings
with twin scrolled lampholders. Interior virtually unaltered with front
compartment staircase up to 1st floor only, with carved brackets and cut
string, 3 columnar balusters per tread and ramped handrail, returned to
landing-gallery and bowed out to left hand rear room doorway; upper walls
of compartment have Rococo plasterwork framing panels and good Rococo
plasterwork ceiling; modillion cornice and enriched Rococo chimney piece to
ground floor front room, good Rococo plasterwork to 1st floor reception rooms,
carved chimney pieces, doorcases, shutters, etc.

Listing NGR: TQ2874180422

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