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79-81, Berwick Street W1

A Grade II Listed Building in West End, London

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Latitude: 51.5142 / 51°30'51"N

Longitude: -0.1356 / 0°8'8"W

OS Eastings: 529464

OS Northings: 181126

OS Grid: TQ294811

Mapcode National: GBR FC.QC

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.L6NJ

Entry Name: 79-81, Berwick Street W1

Listing Date: 23 November 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1218475

English Heritage Legacy ID: 208693

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

23.11.78 Nos. 79 to 81 (consec)


Terrace houses. c.1736 row evidently of one build. Almost certainly original stock brick fronts, slate roofs. 4 storeys. Each front 3 windows wide. Architraved doorway to left. Flush framed sash windows, a few with glazing bars, under flat gauged arches. Brick plat bands between storeys. Original internal features include the following: No. 79 has staircase with carved and cut strings, turned balusters and moulded handrail, pilasters in passage and damaged egg and dart and box cornices. No. 80 has original staircase although the balustrade has been boxed-in, and dentil cornice to 1st floor front room. No. 81 has staircase with cut and carved strings and turned balusters extending from 1st floor up. The return flank of No. 81 to Livonia Street has stone tablet reset from south side of the street inscribed and dated "Berwick Street 1736" with the Cavendish-Bentinck cypher surmounted by a ducal coronet.

Survey of London; Vol. XXXI.

Listing NGR: TQ2946481125

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