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Latitude: 51.5116 / 51°30'41"N
Longitude: -0.1212 / 0°7'16"W
OS Eastings: 530474
OS Northings: 180855
OS Grid: TQ304808
Mapcode National: GBR JD.Y9
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.V89K
Entry Name: 20, TAVISTOCK STREET (See details for further address information)
Listing Date: 1 December 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1220346
English Heritage Legacy ID: 208936
Location: Westminster, London, WC2R
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 Paul Covent Garden
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 3080 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER BURLEIGH STREET, WC2.
72/47 Nos. 11 and 13
Including No. 20,
Corner block of shops and chambers. c.1855-60 by Charles Gray. Patent cement render,
slate roof. Quadrant corner design with eclectic richly modelled Italianate details.
4 storeys, 9 windows wide, arranged as shallow breaks of 3 and 2 windows flanking
4-window corner. Ground floor with architraved doors and windows, one to each unit and
with shop front to No. 20 Tavistock Street, all framed by broad pilaster-piers with
ornate floral caps below entablature with bracketed cornice. 1st and 2nd floors have
sash windows, framed by pilaster strips with consoles to cornices, set in panels
defined by channelled pilaster strips. Bracketed cornice with polychrome tile
metopes to frieze over 2nd floor. Attic storey has eared architrave sashes separated
by squat coupled pilasters supporting large, dentil-enriched consoles to deep, projecting
crowning cornice and pierced-work parapet with capped dies.
Listing NGR: TQ3047480855
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