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50, Greek Street W1

A Grade II Listed Building in West End, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5141 / 51°30'50"N

Longitude: -0.1311 / 0°7'51"W

OS Eastings: 529780

OS Northings: 181115

OS Grid: TQ297811

Mapcode National: GBR GC.QF

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.P61N

Entry Name: 50, Greek Street W1

Listing Date: 24 February 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357053

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209932

Location: Westminster, London, W1D

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 Anne Soho

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2981 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER GREEK STREET, WI
58/56
24.2.58 No. 50
GV II
Terrace house. c.1736. Stained brick, stuccoed ground floor, slate roof. 3
storeys, basement and dormered mansard. 3 windows wide, though not as spacious as
No 48 (qv). Entrance to left with mid C20 door recessed in original panelled reveal and
doorcase of fluted Doric pilasters and entablature with triglyph frieze but missing
its cornice. Recessed metal casements, with flat gauged arches to upper floors
except for central 1st floor window which has semicircular head with stone imposts
and key block. Plat band over ground floor and rendered, probably brick, cornice
below parapet with coping. Flanking steps up to door is a section of original area
railings with large urn finials. Interior : closet wing and rooms and stair
compartment on the ground and 1st floors lined with boldly moulded panelling with
dentil box cornices etc. Doric columns flank ground floor front room recess and
fluted Doric pilasters in passage - hall; dog leg stairs with carved cut strings,
turned balusters and column newels but with usual closed string from 1st floor
landing etc.
Survey of London; Vol. XXXIII.


Listing NGR: TQ2978081115

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