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23, Upper Brook Street W1

A Grade II Listed Building in West End, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5114 / 51°30'40"N

Longitude: -0.1562 / 0°9'22"W

OS Eastings: 528046

OS Northings: 180769

OS Grid: TQ280807

Mapcode National: GBR 9D.3D

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.78SR

Entry Name: 23, Upper Brook Street W1

Listing Date: 1 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1221679

English Heritage Legacy ID: 207317

Location: Westminster, London, W1K

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 George, Hanover Square

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

CITY OF WESTMINSTER UPPER BROOK
TQ 2880 NW
68/24 STREET, Wl
No. 23
G.V. II
Terraced town house. c.1742 with late C.18 internal alterations and
1808 rear extension; stucco and stone dressings and porch added by
Thomas Cundy II in 1865. Brown brick with rusticated stucco ground
floor, slate roof. 3 storeys, basement and dormered mansard. 3
windows wide. Enclosed Doric porch to right with lunette fanlight
doorway and altered wing lights, crowning balustraded parapet.
Recessed flat arched sash windows but with French casements on 1st
floor with cornices on consoles; architrave surrounds to 2nd floor.
Cornice and parapet; dormers with pediments on consoles. Centre and
left 1st floor windows have stone balconettes with early C.20
ironwork. Cast iron area railings. Interior retains a number of
original features and its plan with central top lit staircase flanked
by closets serving front and back rooms, a number retain 1740s
panelling with moulded dentil cornices; the hall opens through an
archway onto the staircase which has stone treads with chamfered
soffits and lyre pattern iron balustrade, the circular skylight drum
is late C.18 and decorated withpaterae and festoons, early C.19
mouldings to 1808 rear extension etc.
Survey of London; Vol. XL.


Listing NGR: TQ2804780767

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