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4-6, Barton Street Sw1

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

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Latitude: 51.4973 / 51°29'50"N

Longitude: -0.1277 / 0°7'39"W

OS Eastings: 530062

OS Northings: 179260

OS Grid: TQ300792

Mapcode National: GBR HK.HF

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.QMVH

Entry Name: 4-6, Barton Street Sw1

Listing Date: 24 February 1958

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1292168

English Heritage Legacy ID: 208594

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. 4 to 6 (consec. )

G.V. II*

Terraced houses. c.1722 with some early C.20 alteration and extension to
return of No. 6. Brown brick with red brick window dressings, No. 6 with
stuccoed ground floor; tiled roofs. 3 storeys, basements and dormered
mansards. Each front 3 windows wide and No. 6 with 2 window return and
further wing to Cowley Street. Left hand doorways to Nos. 4 and 6, right
hand doorway to No. 5 - that of No. 4 with fluted and panelled pilasters
and pediment; that of No. 5 with plain wooden doorcase and hood; that of
No. 6 with architrave case and pedimented hood on consoles. Recessed
sashes, some with renewed glazing bars, under flat gauged arches; painted
timber lintel across ground floor window heads of Nos. 4 and 5. Brick plat
bands between storeys and below parapet. Wrought iron area railings.
No. 5 has cornet rainwater head and lead down-pipe. The return of No. 6
has blind window bay next to corner and is extended by partly rebuilt
3-window wing of same height with box framed glazing bar sashes under
segmental gauged arches and has broad architrave-framed opening to left of
ground floor with set back panelled door and basement entrance. Set in the
wall by corner is a stone tablet inscribed "Cowley Street, 1722". On the
corner a wrought iron lamp bracket. Part of an exceptionally well
preserved early C.18 enclave of housing together with Cowley and Lord North
Streets q.v.

Listing NGR: TQ3006779266

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