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21, Beak Street W1

A Grade II Listed Building in West End, London

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Latitude: 51.5122 / 51°30'43"N

Longitude: -0.1383 / 0°8'17"W

OS Eastings: 529288

OS Northings: 180894

OS Grid: TQ292808

Mapcode National: GBR FD.43

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.K883

Entry Name: 21, Beak Street W1

Listing Date: 1 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1218101

English Heritage Legacy ID: 208610

Location: Westminster, London, W1F

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 Anne Soho

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


70/117 No. 21


Terrace house. Late C17 or more likely early C18, altered c1830-40. Stucco
faced, concealed roof. 4 storeys, 3 windows wide. Ground floor has yard
entry to left and early to mid C19 pilastered shop front with pilasters
returned into yard passage flank, entablature fascia linking up with that
of No. 19. Upper floors have close set architraved plate glass sashes with
cornices on 1st and 2nd floors. Crowning cornice and blocking course. Rear
elevation retains original brickwork and flush framed segemental arched
sash windows. Interior retains good fielded panelled front 1st floor room
with deeply moulded box cornice, overmantel panels, and panelled soffit
cross beam to ceiling, doors, etc. Simpler panelling to rear room;
dog leg staircase, with closed string, turned balusters and column newels
intact above ground floor, etc.

Survey of London; Vol XXXI.

Listing NGR: TQ2928880894

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