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36, Upper Brook Street W1

A Grade II* Listed Building in West End, London

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1275019

English Heritage Legacy ID: 207321

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

TQ 2880 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER UPPER BROOK
68/34 STREET, Wl
24.2.58 No. 36
G.V. II*
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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