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55, Curzon Street W1

A Grade II Listed Building in West End, London

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Latitude: 51.5073 / 51°30'26"N

Longitude: -0.1454 / 0°8'43"W

OS Eastings: 528808

OS Northings: 180336

OS Grid: TQ288803

Mapcode National: GBR CF.JV

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.FCHV

Entry Name: 55, Curzon Street W1

Listing Date: 26 May 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1356994

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209436

Location: Westminster, London, W1J

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: West End

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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

80/154 (South side)

26-5-81 No 55


Terrace house. Late C18/early C19 with alterations. Darkened brick,
stuccoed ground floor, slate roof. 4 storeys, basement and dormered
mansard. 2 windows wide. Doorway to left, semicircular arched with
pilastered jambs and fanlight; ground floor windows altered. Upper
floors have recessed glazing bar sashes under flat gauged brick arches.
1st floor stucco plat band and stucco band cornice to parapet with coping.
Cast iron balconettes to 1st floor. Cast iron area railings. Interior
has c. 1800 staircase with carved tread ends, square balusters, dado;
ground floor rooms retain cornices, moulded friezes, alcoves flanking chimney
breast. The rear room bow ended. The 1st floor was completely refurbished
c.1900 in Rococo style; walls, doors and ceiling with coved cornice all
decorated with raised border, shaped panels with flowers, fruit, ribbon
and musical trophies of varied design; cast iron chimney piece of same

Listing NGR: TQ2880580331

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