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41, Craven Street Wc2

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

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Latitude: 51.5079 / 51°30'28"N

Longitude: -0.1254 / 0°7'31"W

OS Eastings: 530192

OS Northings: 180436

OS Grid: TQ301804

Mapcode National: GBR JF.0N

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.SC1F

Entry Name: 41, Craven Street Wc2

Listing Date: 9 January 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1220948

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209390

Location: Westminster, London, WC2N

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 Martin-in-the-Fields

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

9.1.70 No. 41


Terraced town house. c.1730 with c.1792 alterations. Brown brick with
red brick window dressings, channelled stucco ground floor, slate roof.
4 storeys (top floor c.1792 heightening) and basement. 3 windows wide.
Closet wing plan. Elliptical arched doorway to right in plain stucco
surround, recessed panelled door and fanlight, cornice on consoles added
C.19. Recessed sashes, glazing bars intact to 1st floor, under segmental
red brick arches (the only house in Craven Street with segmental window
arches). Cornice-band over ground floor stuccowork as 1st floor sill
band; parapet with coping. 1st floor windows have bowed delicate cast
iron balconettes. Cast iron area railings with urn finials. Interior
largely intact with fielded and plain panelling and cornices; pilastered
archway from hall to stairwell with dogleg turned baluster staircase of
standard type (viz Nos, 11 and 12 qv) etc . Part of the Craven family's
C.18 development of their Brewhouse estate, laid out by Flitcroft.

Listing NGR: TQ3019280436

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