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16 and 17, Cowley Street Sw1

A Grade II* Listed Building in St James's, London

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Latitude: 51.4971 / 51°29'49"N

Longitude: -0.1276 / 0°7'39"W

OS Eastings: 530070

OS Northings: 179236

OS Grid: TQ300792

Mapcode National: GBR HK.HH

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.QMWP

Entry Name: 16 and 17, Cowley Street Sw1

Listing Date: 24 February 1958

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1220766

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209349

Location: Westminster, London, SW1P

County: London

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 Matthew Westminster

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

24.2.58 Nos. 16 and 17

G.V. II*

Paired terrace houses. c.1722. Brown brick, tiled roof. 3 storeys,
basements and dormered mansards. No 16 of 3 windows wide and No. 17 with 2
windows. Doorways paired to centre with doors of 6 fielded panels in
combined doorcases of fluted pilasters with elongated console brackets to
cornice hoods. Flush framed glazing bar sashes under flat gauged rubbed
brick arches. Wooden cornice band across ground floor window heads
(continuous with that of No. 15); brick plat bands and parapets with
copings. Wrought iron area railings with flambé torch finials. Part of an
exceptionally well preserved enclave of early C.18 housing, together with
Barton and Lord North Streets q,v.

Listing NGR: TQ3006879233

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