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Gayfere Lodge

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

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Latitude: 51.4963 / 51°29'46"N

Longitude: -0.1278 / 0°7'40"W

OS Eastings: 530058

OS Northings: 179149

OS Grid: TQ300791

Mapcode National: GBR HK.GS

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.QNS8

Entry Name: Gayfere Lodge

Listing Date: 14 January 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357022

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209777

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 Stephen Rochester Row

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

14.1.70 No. 12 (Gayfere Lodge)
(Including No. 40
Smith snuare)
Terraced town house. c.1930 by Oliver Hill. Red brick with Portland stone
dressings, tiled roof. A combined composition in Hill's sophisticated
"beau-monde" neo-Georgian. 3 storeys and 2 tiers of attic dormers in
steep roof. 5-window symmetrical "centre" with recessed entrance bay to
left for No. 40 and a 3 window wing to right for No. 12. The entrance to
No. 12 central to 5-window portion, architraved with cornice on consoles.
The entrance to No. 40 Smith Square with similar doorway; both have
pedimented windows above doorway, that over No. 40 with "pergola" balcony.
Recessed glazing bar sash windows under flat gauged rubbed brick arches
with keystones. The north wing with narrow, segmental arched close set
windows. Stone plinth, 1st floor sill band, stone cornice and brick
parapet under eaves with central pediment.

Listing NGR: TQ3005079138

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