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Latitude: 51.5111 / 51°30'39"N
Longitude: -0.156 / 0°9'21"W
OS Eastings: 528058
OS Northings: 180738
OS Grid: TQ280807
Mapcode National: GBR 9D.4H
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.78VY
Entry Name: 36, Upper Brook Street W1
Listing Date: 24 February 1958
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1275019
English Heritage Legacy ID: 207321
Location: Westminster, London, W1K
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
TQ 2880 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER UPPER BROOK
68/34 STREET, Wl
24.2.58 No. 36
One of a pair of terraced town houses. 1737, the well preserved
interior of 1737-42, attic storey added at same time as that of
No. 35, slate roof. 3 storeys,basement and attic storey. 3 windows
wide. Identical Gibbs surround doorway with deeply moulded cornice
to left balancing that of No. 35. Recessed glazing bar sashes with
red brick dressings and flat gauged arches with vermiculated
keystones. String course, main and attic cornices continuous with
No. 35 as in balcony to 1st floor. Wrought iron area railings with
torch finials, overthrow obelisks removed. Virtually unaltered front.
Well preserved c.1742 interior with front compartment staircase (lift
inserted) but no back stairs on ground floor, because of shallow site,
the whole of rear being taken up by single grand room with pilastered
and pedimented doorcase. On 1st floor 2 rooms and staircase serving
upper floor with partly curved walls, above left hand side of grand
rear ground floor room; all main rooms retain their panelling, marble
chimney pieces and fine compartmented plasterwork ceilings with
restrained Rococo details etc, as does main staircase in part with
plaster panels and reliefs to its walls; wrought ironwork of staircase
balustrade partly intact etc.
Survey of London; Vol. XL.
Listing NGR: TQ2805880738
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